Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/1/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 17, p11
Trade Publication
The article reports that regulators and gas and electricity providers from across Europe urged the European Union to open its energy markets further of risk the survival of industries across the 24-nation bloc. According to Peter Claes of the International Federation of Industrial Energy Consumers, the European Union needs to improve market function by reducing national dominance to ensure competition between players on a pan-European basis. Regulatory action is needed to control market concentration in power production.


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