TITLE

Ofgem to probe Scottish firms after complaint

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;4/11/2008, Vol. 28 Issue 23, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the investigation launched by the British Office of Gas & Electricity Markets (Ofgem) into ScottishPower Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) under section 18 of the Competition Act 1998. Ofgem said the new investigation was based on a formal complaint alleging abuse of a dominant position in the electricity generation sector arising from constrained capacity on the transmission network. The two companies own the transmission network in Scotland.
ACCESSION #
31907399

 

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