TITLE

Slovakian regulator: feeling the heat?

PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
MarketWatch: Energy;Dec2008, Vol. 7 Issue 12, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Slovakian Prime Minister Robert Fico has disapproved the retail energy prices increase plan of independent oil regulator. Accordingly, independent regulator had approved the plan of Bratislavska Teplaren to increase its retail heat prices by 28% resulting from the increasing wholesale gas. On his disapproval of the plan, Prime Minister Fico is reflecting on the inflationary pressure which will be brought by Slovakia's accession to the euro in 2009.
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35550838

 

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