Federal Grid of Russia to Raise Rates 11% in July, Interfax Says

Russia is set to confirm an 11 percent increase in OAO Federal Grid Co. power tariffs starting July 1, Interfax reported, citing a person it didn’t identify.

Rates will rise a further 9.4 percent in July 2013 and by the same amount the following year, the news service said.

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