Final prediction: rates of electricity in 2017 will index by 7%

MOSCOW, 24 Oct. The tariffs of grid companies in 2017 will be indexed at 7%, and in 2018 — 6.2%, according to the forecast socially-economic development of the Russian Federation, published on Friday on the official website of the state Duma in a single package of documents of the Russian Federation budget for 2016.

“The growth of regulated tariffs of network organizations on average for the year 2016 will amount to 7.5% (indexation in July by 7.5%), in 2017 — 7,3% (7%), 2018— 6,6% (6,2%)”, — it is told in the forecast.