Sri Lanka CEB settles Rs4bn in arrears: Minister

Sri Lanka’s state-run Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) has settled arrears payments amounting to  four billion rupee from the previous year, Minister of Power and Energy Kanchana Wijesekera said.

“CEB has settled all its arrears payments up to the April 30 that was due to the Rooftop Solar Customers,  amounting to Rs 4 Billion that was outstanding for the last 12 months. CEB will continue to make all other arrears payments to the Renewable suppliers, IPPs & other suppliers on a monthly payment plan & settle in full in the next 6 months,” the Minister tweeted on Friday June 30. 

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