Hidroelectrica denies abuses in the energy market – Romania, 1 February 2017

Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Romanian electricity producer Hidroelectrica, Ovidiu Agliceru said that the company’s energy sales on the electricity exchange OPCOM were made at the market price and it did not abuse its dominant position since it acted at the request of the national energy dispatch center, in full compliance with […]

ANRE investigates two contracts for electricity on OPCOM – Romania, 30 January 2017

The Romanian Energy Regulatory Authority (ANRE) announced that it has launched an investigation on two contracts for electricity concluded on the OPCOM market due to suspicions of law violation and has requested the help of the Romanian Competition Council. ANRE officials said that suspicious transactions have been reported and ANRE is currently in talks with […]

Electricty prices for households dropped by 1.9 % as of 1 January – Romania, 4 January 2017

The National Regulatory Authority for Energy (ANRE) announced that starting from 1 January 2017, electricity price for household consumers will be lower by 1.9 % on average. ANRE also approved a reduction of 5.81 % of the contribution for the high efficiency cogeneration as of 1 January 2017, to the level of 2.89 euros/MWh. It […]