UTILITIES IN RUHR
Large local utilities corporations offer complete services, while a few national giants and lower priced competitors are also available to expat consumers. In Essen or other towns and cities of the Ruhr metropolis it is possible to order electricity, gas and water from the same public-private company. Stadtwerke Essen, for exemple, is in part ownership of Stadt Essen.
Expect similar confusing tariffs for power as in other countries. Once the deal has been signed, commitment can be quite lengthy and, under normal circumstances, at least twelve months.
The selected contact details are exemplary, while price comparison sites are available. Waste disposal is treated separately,
GAS IN RUHR
ELECTRICITY IN RUHR
WATER IN RUHR
City guides for expats
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