RWE splits regional and distribution grids

Jones, Simon
November 2007
Utility Week;11/9/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p34
Trade Publication
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.


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