Comisión de Regulación de Energía y Gas - CREG - How do we charge?
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How do we charge?

The rates of home natural gas utility are set as follows:

RATE = VALUE
Rate strata 1 and 2 = CU - Subsidy
3 The price strata, 4 and Official = CU
rate levels 5, 6, i = CU + Contribution

The rates of consumption levels 1 and 2 are unsubsidized, which is a financial aid granted to pay the service fee.

Subsidy

Difference between what is paid for a good or service and the cost of this, when such cost is greater than the payment is received.
 
Contribution
Contribution to subsidize the consumption of lower income people.
 
Rate
The rate is the charge that is made by the user or socioeconomic stratum characterization (industrial or commercial) and is obtained by subtracting the unit cost a certain subsidy and allocated by the Ministry of Mines and Energy.