Summer electric consumption at all-time high

By JPOST.COM STAFF
August 22, 2006 17:20

Electric usage in Israel is at an all-time high due to a continuing heat wave, the Israel Electric Company reported Tuesday. A usage level of 9,400 megawatts was reached on Tuesday afternoon, breaking the record for the third day in a row. The maximum capacity is 10,100 megawatts. The Electric Company recommended that consumers refrain from using large appliances during peak hours.


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