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German Cartel Office Investigates Gas and Electricity Companies

The German Cartel Office has started a large-scale investigation of utilities with respect to the use of contract clauses prohibiting the resale of energy. Continue reading ‘German Cartel Office Investigates Gas and Electricity Companies’

German Cartel Office Criticizes Access to Gas Grid and Investigates Resale Clauses

A comprehensive sector study by the German Cartel Office concluded that the operators of the German long-distance gas pipelines obstruct competition by concluding long-term contracts with subsidiaries or affiliated companies, thereby reserving important entry points for group companies. Continue reading ‘German Cartel Office Criticizes Access to Gas Grid and Investigates Resale Clauses’