Dutch government expects to spend $23 bln on energy price cap
AMSTERDAM, Oct 4 (Reuters) - The Dutch government on Tuesday said it expected to spend around 23.5 billion euros ($23.3 billion) on a price cap on energy contracts to shield consumers from surging prices.
The government last month said it would cap prices, but still had to agree on final details. ($1 = 1.0084 euros)
Reporting by Bart Meijer; Editing by Andrew Heavens
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