The Management of Kaduna Electric has announced that there are electricity meters for sale through the Meter Asset Provider Scheme (MAP).
The revised cost of the meters under the MAP scheme is N63,061.32 for a Single Phase Meter while a Three Phase Meter costs N117,910.69.
The power firm also said that Phase Zero of the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP) under which free meters were provided by the Federal Government has been concluded, and consequently, free meters are no longer available.
Head of Corporate Communication, Abdulazeez Abdullahi, said customers can now purchase a meter under the Meter Asset Provider (MAP) scheme, adding that
the cost of the meter purchased under the MAP scheme shall be amortized and customers will be refunded with energy credits over a three-year period.
The company said it is working closely with its approved MAPs to sensitise customers on the scheme and assured that customers who opt for the scheme a guaranteed a meter within 24 hours.
Kaduna Electric said it shall resume the National Mass Metering Programme as soon as the Federal Government kicks off Phase One of the Programme in due course.
It urged customers to take advantage of the MAP scheme and get metered to avoid controversies that may arise from estimated billing. Metering it said will allow customers to monitor their consumption and save money in the process.