Town Gas Tariff Revision for the Period 1 February to 30 April 2013

24 January 2013

City Gas Pte Ltd, as Trustee of City Gas Trust, announced today that the gas tariff for households will be reduced by 1.5% from 21.36 cents per kilowatt hour (kWh) to 21.04 cents per kWh with effect from 1 Feb 2013.

This follows the drop in tariffs in the last two quarters of 0.84% (1 Nov 2012 to 31 Jan 2013), and 2.8% (1 Aug to 31 Oct 2012), respectively.

City Gas reviews the gas tariffs based on guidelines set by the Energy Market Authority (EMA), the gas industry regulator. The revised gas tariffs, which have been approved by EMA to take effect from 1 Feb 2013, are as follows:

Tariff CategoryExisting
Revised Tariff
(with 7% GST)
General Tariff (cents/kWh)21.3621.0422.51
Bulk Tariff A (cents/kWh)
Minimum consumption:
1,000 kWh of gas per month
Bulk Tariff B (cents/kWh)
Minimum consumption:
50,000 kWh of gas per month

*Rates reflected are not inclusive of 7% GST