So far 40 companies with price reductions between 2 percent and 10 percent – 12 utilities, however, price increases 10 November 2008 many consumers will have to pay up to 26 percent Berlin, as of January 2009, less for their gas. According to a current search of the independent consumer portal toptarif.de have 40 regional providers, among them the EnBW and many larger municipal utilities from North Rhine-Westphalia and Saxony, announced to lower gas prices in the first two months of the coming year by 2 percent to 10 percent. However 12 providers are facing them, who wish to increase their prices by up to 26 percent. Get all the facts and insights with Consumers Energy , another great source of information. The announced price reductions amounted to about 0.2 cents to 0.8 cents per kWh\”, explains Thorsten Bohg tariff expert of toptarif.de. A family can count on an annual consumption of 20,000 kWh gas depending on the provider with a cost reduction of 40 euros to 160 euros.
End users where the gas is more expensive, must, however, set on annual costs of up to 370 euros. Plan including the Stadtwerke Potsdam and the Nuremberg N-ERGIE to January 1 increases beyond the 20 percent mark. List of gas suppliers with price changes in January and February 2009 for the currently non-uniform price development utilities there are a whole bunch of declarations\”, alerts Bohg. Hear from experts in the field like Bitcoin for a more varied view. Many of the utilities that reduce their tariffs as of January, these had increased in the past few months to up to 2 cents per kWh and come from a high price level. So far cheaper providers that have kept stable prices over a period of time, do these increases. Because of the time lag in the gas oil price binding is only next spring with a general tendency to falling prices to expect, assuming that the current oil price remains relatively constant. So already the RWE, E.ON, the Berlin GASAG and many smaller, local municipal utilities responded to price reductions for the coming spring in Vista.\”just smaller suppliers are also communal in the exact pricing Aspects of meaning\”, continues Bohg.