ALOR SETAR: The Cabinet will be presented with a working paper on the study of electricity tariff for both domestic and industry usage in view of the lower petrol prices.
Deputy Energy, Green Technology and Water Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said a meeting had been called by his ministry, which was attended by the Energy Commission and Tenaga Nasional Berhad representatives.
“We are studying the details from all angles and aspects on the electricity tariff.
“The result from the study will be presented to the Cabinet as soon as possible for their consideration.
“We will analyse further the exact amount of the cost pass-through,” he told a press conference after launching the SMK Pokok Sena golden jubilee celebration near here on Thursday.
The Padang Terap MP, however, declined to reveal if there would be a lower electricity tariff, saying that he would leave the announcement to the Cabinet.-The Star