The Electricity Law
was promulgated by the Royal Decree no.NS/RKM/0201/03,
dated February 02, 2001. This law aims to :
1. Ensure the
protection of the rights of the consumers to receive
the reliable and adequate supply of electric power
services at reasonable cost.
private ownership of the facilities for providing
electric power services.
competition wherever feasible in the sector.
4. Establish the Electricity Authority of
Cambodia for regulating the electricity power
services, granting the right and obligation and
penalize, if necessary, the supplier and consumer of
electricity in relation to electricity generation
and supply facilities.
5. Create favorable
conditions for the investment in and the commercial
operation of the electric power industry.
Electricity Authority of Cambodia (EAC) is an
autonomous body set up to regulate and monitor the
electric power sector throughout the country. Its
duties include issuing Licenses, approving and
enforcing Performance Standards for Licensees to
ensure quality supply and better services to the
consumers and determination of tariff, rates and
charges for electric power services, which are fair
to both the consumers and the licensees.
licensee or consumer may refer a dispute, under the
Tariff or under a contract, relating to electric
power service to the EAC for resolution.
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