Austria: heating bills up 50 percent

The Austrian newspaper Kleine Zeitungmann has suggested that the country’s heating bills will rise by 50 percent this year in light of the energy crisis amid sanctions against Russia.

The newspaper added that the cost of heating in Vienna will double from autumn, and in the federal state of Styria it will increase by 65 percent per 100,000 families.

She indicated that the cost of the bill will increase by 20-40 percent compared to last year in the federal state of Carinthia.

Source: RIA Novosti