Gasoline 15 cents more expensive, water and power cheaper
WILLEMSTAD - It was inevitable: after months of lower gasoline prices, now drivers have to pay 15 cents more starting May 3. Gasoline price goes from 1.24 guilders per liter to 1.39 guilders per liter on Tuesday. Diesel price remains the same, 87 cents per liter.
Propane gas remains the same in price. A large cylinder also costs 40 guilders a small cylinder e 8 guilders.
Electricity and water will be cheaper. The basic rate with regards to electricity goes from 47 cents per kilowatt hour to 44 cents. In the first bracket up to 9 cubic meters of water customers will pay 7.13, which is still 7.62 per cubic meter.