SYRIZA on front foot over energy prices as poll gap narrows further

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Cost of living, KINAL, New Democracy, SYRIZA, Tsipras

Until the government announces a reported 5-billion-euro package of measures aimed at containing energy prices, SYRIZA senses that it has an opportunity to erode further New Democracy’s lead in the opinion polls by appearing more proactive than its rival.

On Wednesday, SYRIZA tabled an amendment in Parliament that would prevent households and businesses from having their electricity cut off if they are unable to pay their bills because of the so-called “adjustment factor” - a formula that transfers incre...

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