France’s Le Maire rules out a 10-20% increase in electricity prices for early 2024

PARIS (Reuters) – French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Thursday he was ruling out a 10-20% increase in power prices for early 2024.

“A rise of 10 to 20% in electricity prices is ruled out for early 2024,” Le Maire told reporters.

(Reporting by Leigh Thomas, Writing by Dominique Vidalon)