May 2008
Utility Week;5/30/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p9
Trade Publication
The article considers the decision of the European Parliament to support a proposed compromise from the European Commission, under which large energy utilities would retain de jure control of networks and production facilities. The support came in an industry committee vote on proposals for unbundling the gas network. However, members of European Parliament indicated that they would need assurances that large incumbent energy players would respect the autonomy of network operators.


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