New tariff system for power, water in Sharjah

A new tariff system for the consumption of electricity and water has been levied on commercial and industrial entities in Sharjah.

Dr. Rashid Obaid Jumaa Al Leem, Chairman of Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (Sewa), said they have started applying the new system based on consumption.

Dr. Al Leem explained this move comes in accordance with the decision of the Federal Electricity and Water Authority (Fewa) and some other electricity and water authorities in the country, which has started to review and increase the tariff for electricity and water consumption segments.

He stressed that this move aims to take all measures to ensure the optimum use of energy and water.