Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Capital Business
Capital Business

Energy

Petrol down by Sh1.01 but diesel, kerosene up in latest ERC review

Starting midnight Aug 14, motorists in Nairobi will buy super Petrol at Sh96.08 per litre/FILE

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 14 – Super Petrol has reduced marginally while diesel and Kerosene has gone up in the latest Energy Regulatory Commission price review

Super petrol has gone down by Sh1.01 while diesel has increased by Sh1.39 and kerosene by Sh0.86 per litre.

ERC says the move follows the decrease in landed costs of imported petrol in July as well as an increase in landed costs of imported for diesel and kerosene.

Starting midnight August 14, motorists in Nairobi will buy super Petrol at Sh96.08 per litre, diesel at Sh85.86 per litre and Sh63.42 per litre while in Mombasa, a litre of Super petrol will be sold at Sh92.86, diesel Sh82.63 and Kerosene Sh60.69 for the next one month.

“Average landed cost of imported Super Petrol decreased by 3.10 percent diesel went up by 4.03 percent and kerosene increased by 2.48 percent,” ERC says.

In Nakuru, motorists will pay Sh96.83 for Super Petrol, Sh86.80 for diesel and Sh64.30 for kerosene per litre while Kisumu motorists, on the other hand, will part with Sh98.08 per litre for super petrol, Sh88.04 for diesel and Sh65.37 for kerosene.

Residents in Eldoret will part with Sh98.01 per litre of Super Petrol, Sh87.98 for diesel and Sh65.37 for kerosene.

Click to comment
Advertisement

More on Capital Business

Executive Lifestyle

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 12 – The country’s super wealthy individuals are increasing their holding of bonds, gold and cash, a new report by Knight...

Ask Kirubi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 9 – Businessman and industrialist Dr. Chris Kirubi has urged members of the public to exercise extreme caution when making any...

Ask Kirubi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 24 – Businessman and industrialist Dr. Chris Kirubi is set to own half of Centum Investment Company PLC, following a go-ahead...

Ask Kirubi

It is without a doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has caught the whole world by surprise. Although its full impact is yet to be...

Headlines

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 18 – Commercial Banks have been ordered to provide relief to borrowers on their personal loans, with loans eligible from March...

Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jun17 – Kenya’s tea leaves manufacturer Kericho Gold, has been awarded the Superbrands Seal by Superbrands East Africa for their quality variety...

Coronavirus

NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 13 – As the local telecommunications industry gears up to roll out 5G networks in the country, the Communications Authority of...

Coronavirus

NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 22 – Airtel Kenya is offering free internet access for students in order to enable continued learning at home in the...