This project will involve initially 300 families, announced on Radio Plus, Monday, March 18, the President of CEB, Balraj Naroo.
New meters will be installed as part of this project. They will be powered by prepaid cards. The new counter will thus enable the subscriber to verify the amount of the credit. And if necessary, he can recharge.
This project aims to provide a better service to customers, especially those at the bottom of the ladder. Under the current formula, when invoices remain unpaid beyond the due date, the CEB interrupts the electricity supply to the subscriber. To be reconnected, it must not only pay the amount due, but also as an additional cost of reconnection. With the card, prepaid metering ', there will be more this kind of problem. The card will include an audible alarm that will tell the customer to recharge his account must not to be penalized.