Consumption rises by 2.4% in April
In a press release issued Friday, May 24, Energisa Group announced that its consolidated energy consumption had risen by 2.4% in April to 2,987 GWh compared with 2,889 GWh in the same period last year. If unbilled sales are included, the volume in the month was 2,986.9 GWh, compared with 2,889.6 GWh in the same month last year, an increase of 3.4%.
This performance was driven by all consumption sectors, especially residential (+3.1%), which accounts for 36.6% of Energisa Groups total energy sales. Industrial growth rose by 1.6% and commercial by 2.4%. Warmer weather in the period drove up residential consumption. Industrial consumption was propelled by the sugar sector.
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