The Electricity Control Board (ECB) is a statutory regulatory authority established in 2000 under the Electricity Act 2 of 2000; which has subsequently been repealed by the Electricity Act, 4 of 2007.
National Electricity Support Tariff (NEST)
The NEST was developed by the Ministry of Mines and Energy and the ECB, to make basic electricity consumption more affordable through offering a subsidised tariff option. Phase 1 of the NEST will be rolled out as a pilot project in Oshakati in August 2017, ahead of planned national implementation in 2018.
For more info visit the website www.nest.org.na
Annual Report 2016/2017
The project aims at procuring the services of a provider who will design the layout, proofreading, editing and printing of the ECB’s Annual Report for the 2016/2017 Financial Year. This document will be used as a strategic reporting tool to the Electricity Supply Industry (ESI) stakeholders and should also display a high level of professionalism to promote the image of the Electricity Control Board (ECB).
Nampower Tariff Adjustment for the Financial Period 2017/2018
NamPower requested for an effective bulk tariff increase with 3 options of 6.38%, 10.08% and 22.40% for the financial period 2017/2018. The Electricity Control Board approved an 8 percent tariff increase. The ECB considers the 8 percent tariff increase to be the optimum increase for NamPower and the customers.