TITLE

RWE splits regional and distribution grids

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Simon
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;11/9/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that electric power and natural gas public utility company RWE has started reorganising its gas network business to separate supra-regional transport routes from distribution networks in Germany. Supra-regional pipelines will remain with RWE Transportnetz Gas, while distribution networks outside RWE's home market area in North Rhine-Westphalia will be transferred to regional subsidiaries RWE Rhein-Ruhr and RWE Westfalen-Weser-Ems. The company has also announced plans to establish a new renewable energy subsidiary in 2008.
ACCESSION #
33124540

 

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