x

Society

PPC Introduces Further Cuts in Bill Fees for Customers in Blackout Areas

February 20, 2021

ATHENS — The Public Power Corporation (PPC) announced additional cuts in bills of customers affected by power outages after the snowstorm on Monday night, it said on Saturday.

Besides the suspension of electricity distribution fees announced on Friday by the Hellenic Electricity Distribution Network Operator (HEDNO) for all residents of areas with power outages, regarless of provider, PPC said it would introduce further cuts to its own customers in those areas, reducing their total bills by as much as 30 pct.

The reductions will show up in one of the future bills, depending on the billing cycle of its customers, PPC said.

 

RELATED

ATHENS - Investigators looking into a fire at a factory containing a catering company that delivered tainted meals to elementary school students, sickening them, are said to have found evidence it may have been set to cover up evidence.

Top Stories

Columnists

A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.

Video

‘We Have Nothing.’ As Israel Attacks Rafah, Palestinians are Living in Tents and Searching for Food

DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — The tent camps stretch for more than 16 kilometers (10 miles) along Gaza’s coast, filling the beach and sprawling into empty lots, fields and town streets.

Melinda French Gates says she will be donating $1 billion over the next two years to individuals and organizations working on behalf of women and families globally, including on reproductive rights in the United States.

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spain, Norway and Ireland moved to formally recognize a Palestinian state on Tuesday in a coordinated effort by the three western European nations designed to add international pressure on Israel to soften its devastating response to last year’s Hamas-led attack.

DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — The tent camps stretch for more than 16 kilometers (10 miles) along Gaza’s coast, filling the beach and sprawling into empty lots, fields and town streets.

PARIS (AP) — Let's get this part out of the way: Rafael Nadal did not announce his retirement after exiting the French Open in the first round.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. [email protected]

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.