The energy check will be paid for 2023 “From April 21” around “5.8 million households”This Monday, March 13, was announced by the Minister of Energy Transition, Agnès Pannier-Runacher, on the RMC broadcasts.
They cover an amount from 48 to around 200 euros, depending on your income level. It’s automatic and you can use it to pay your electric bill, gas, wood and all the energy used to heat you.she added.
sequel after announcement
The energy check has been distributed since 2018. The energy check is paid once a year in the spring, which was added at the end of 2022. It is an exceptional check from 100 to 200 euros for 12 million households. In addition, also depending on the resources, a fuel check of 100 to 200 euros, an aid of 50 to 200 euros for those heated with wood and a fuel allowance of 100 euros have also been announced since the end of 2022.
The government also limited the electricity sales tariff increase to 15% in 2023, after 4% in 2022.
Notice from the Court of Accounts
On Friday, the Audit Bureau urged the government to walk out “Permanently” the “Whatever it takes – whatever it costs” And to make the recovery of public finances deteriorate due to successive crises “national priority”To reduce the lack of ambition in this area.
The Audit Bureau recommends that the government stop “whatever the cost”
If a price shield on electricity and gas, reductions at the pump or even an energy check enabled France to record the lowest inflation rate in the eurozone last year, those measures represent a net cost of nearly €43 billion over two years.