EU Energy Policy

Brussels invites feedback on Transgaz antitrust remedies

The European Commission has invited comments on commitments submitted by Romanian transmission system operator Transgaz to address competition concerns
By Staff reporter 21 September 2018 0 32638

The European Commission has invited comments on commitments submitted by Romanian transmission system operator Transgaz to address competition concerns regarding the free flow of gas from Romania, the commission said on Friday.

The commitments put forward by Transgaz aim to boost gas exports from Romania to other EU countries, in particular Hungary and Bulgaria.

Following a formal investigation opened in June 2017, the commission said it had concerns Transgaz may have breached EU competition rules by restricting gas exports from Romania.

“Such restrictions may have...