5 Nov 2009 16:04

Electricity tariff growth must be capped at 10% in 2010

MOSCOW. Nov 5 (Interfax) - Electricity tariff growth should be capped at 10% in 2010, Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said at a government meeting.

"Tariffs have grown 25% this year and I'd like to remind you that we agreed that they should not rise more than 10% in average this year," Putin said.