EC plans to simplify energy tariff rules

December 2007
Utility Week;12/14/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p34
Trade Publication
The article reports that the European Commission is planning to simplify rules designed to improve the transparency of gas and electricity prices charged to industrial customers. The planned reform would combine European Union (EU) directive 90/377/EEC with 1999/468/EC and 2006/512/EC decisions. The latter two grant the Commission various powers to check the transparency of tariff systems and ensure they are being followed.


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