Tag: liberalization

Energy Minister suspects cartelization of the retail electricity market – Romania, 29 April 2021

Romanian Minister of Energy Virgil Popescu said in an interview that he suspects that an illegal cartel agreement has been formed in the retail electricity market. Minister Popescu explained that electricity suppliers did not purchase electricity in advance from the wholesale market at the lowest Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

More than 500,000 consumers changed their electricity suppliers in 2020 – Greece, 20 April 2021

According to Greek Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE), more than 500,000 consumers changed their electricity suppliers in 2020, which is approximately the same as in the previous year. Latest data shows that 530,064 consumers in the low and medium-voltage categories, of 6,796,034 in total, swi Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

40 % of electricity and 30 % of gas consumers already in the free market – Romania, 02 April 2021

Vice-President of the National Energy Regulatory Authority (ANRE) Zoltan Nagy-Bege said that 40 % of the Romania’s electricity customers and 30 % of natural gas consumers are already in the free market. Nagy-Bege said that he gas market was liberalized on 1 July 2020 and since then over 600,000 c Full article available for subscribers […]