Meaning of “energy surcharge” in the English Dictionary


"energy surcharge" in Business English

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energy surchargenoun [ C ]

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NATURAL RESOURCES, COMMERCE an extra amount that a customer is charged because a business has had to pay more for its energy:

Some hotels add an energy surcharge of $2 or more onto their bills.

(Definition of “energy surcharge” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)