Tag: Competition Council

ANRE will recalculate electricity distribution tariffs – Romania, 20 April 2018

A press release from Romanian National Regulatory Authority for Energy (ANRE) said that the regulator will modify the electricity distribution tariffs, namely reduce them, when it receives the decision of the Competition Council on the investigation that showed that the consumers were damaged due to inflating prices by some distributors. Earlier this week, President of […]

Competition Council did not open an investigation into green certificates market – Romania, 20 April 2018

State Secretary at the Romanian Competition Council Cosmin Belacurencu said that the Council did not open an investigation into green certificates market, although the market itself is quasi-operable, since there are over 12 million unsold green certificates. Belacurencu explained that the institution monitors many markets, and an investigation can only be opened in the context […]

Competition Council finds that electricity tariffs are inflated – Romania, 19 April 2018

President of the Romanian Competition Council Bogdan Chiritoiu said that the electricity tariffs for household consumers might drop for the first time in order to cover damages caused by distribution cartels who has inflated the prices in recent years. Chiritoiu said that public distributor Electrica has been penalized for establishing a cartel, which had led […]