Under the title of rationing 18 hours from October, Written by Eva Abe Haider in the newspaper "Republic": Electricity is evolving towards more regulation to gradually decline from 12 o'clock now to about 6 o'clock from next month, even the people of Kesrouan who will deposit "Israa Sultan" in mid-October will be included in the hard rationing, probably before this date.
The source said in Lebanon's electricity to the "Republic", that the institution requested the Treasury Department to pound £ 2,8 trillion within the 2018 budget, but the finances agreed to give the institution £ 2,100 billion , and as a result, the remaining amount to less than 250 billion until the end of the year, Note: the ship's money is insured until the end of this month.
The source pointed out that this money is sufficient to secure food between 6 and 7 hours a day for the next three months and that the funds for next year will be allocated to the Foundation by the end of this period. The source said that if the funds allocated in the budget for the following year are the same as those allocated for the year 2018, or 2100 billion will apply rationing since the beginning of the year, which takes 6 hours a day, so that it awarded amount for electricity equal to 12 months.
He explained that the method was adopted in 2018, but took into account the increase of the hours of food in the summer. The source said that the reduction of electricity supply began gradually from September and the food today, within 12 hours per day, continue to fall to between 6 to 7 hours per day from next month, in early October, and therefore will ration 18 hours a day . In case the institution collects money for the next six to seven hours a day, in the third month of December, it will reach full darkness in Lebanon. To prevent this, the food times will be distributed evenly over the months on the basis of the money. left over.
The source confirmed that this food will decrease if the Ministry of Finance has not given us an extra advance, with the remark that the Minister of Energy together with the Prime Minister wants to give us this advance.
In response to a question, the source confirmed that the EDL can deliver between 17 and 20 hours of feed per day if it has the necessary resources to buy fuel. He explained that the Foundation costs 700 billion dollars to cover the fuel costs for the next three months and to provide 17-18 hours.
The ship «Esra Sultan»
In response to a question, the source pointed out that the Turkish ship "Esra Sultan" will leave between October 15 and 18 mid-October and then return to Kesserwan, like the rest of the region, to 6 to 7 hours a day. if the institution has not received an extra payment to be able to work hours of food. He explained that the fuel will be insured by the ship until the end of this month, and because the remaining resources of the institution are less than $ 250 billion, the facilities will reduce the power supply and thus reduce the ship's cargo, which explains that the fuel costs for the ship belong to the 2100 billion private institution. In other words, the money that is mainly allocated to EDL cuts the price of the fuel for the three vessels. If it is pulled from Syria, the costs will be deducted from the advance.
The source confirmed that if the institution had a liquidity requirement of LBP 3400 billion, it would be able to supply 20 hours of food per day. To meet this diet, two conditions must be met:
• Give the institution an extra advance
• Increase the rates, which have been advocated for decades by the management of the institution.