The Electricity Control Board yesterday announced an increase in the NamPower Bulk Electricity Tariff of 7.3%, meaning the approved tariff for 2022/23 is now N$1.80 per kilowatt-hour. The approved tariff is applicable to NamPower bulk customers such as the Regional Electricity Distributors, local authorities, regional councils, and mines and is effective from 01 July 2022. We Contacted Rodney Hoaeb an independent economic researcher for his reaction to the increase.