Azerbaijan amends rules of replacement and installation of meters
Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 8 / Trend E.Ismayilov /
Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers amended the rules defining the general conditions of the gas supply by the distributors, and rules for using electricity
According to the amendments in the law on Gas supply, the Cabinet will provide individual subscribers with meters and their installation and replacement will be implemented by the suppliers.
Gas supplier must calculate the cost of gas delivered to consumers only on the basis of meter readings and every month submit it to the consumer. He can not require payment for incorrectly calculated amount for consumed gas after full repayment of the debt
Gas supply is realized on the basis of agreement on purchase and sale of gas, which is concluded between distributor and consumer. Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers determines consumption rules.
According to amendments to the law on power industry, the Cabinet provides individual subscribers with meters and undertakes their installation and replacement
Energy supplying enterprise should calculate the value of a customer-supplied power only on the basis of meter readings and every month submits it to the consumer. The enterprise cannot require payment for incorrectly calculated amount for consumed power after the subscriber pay his debt.
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