The Turkish Competition Board finds abuse of dominant positions in the electricity sector and so imposes fines (Enerjisa)

This case note analyses the Turkish Competition Board’s (“Board”) recently published Enerjisa decision of 8 August 2018 numbered 18-27/461-224 in which the Board assessed whether Enerjisa and its subsidiaries, all active in the electricity sector in Turkey, violated Article 6 of Law No. 4054 through various practices such as concluding illegal bilateral agreements with consumers, preventing consumers from switching to the independent supply companies (“ISCs”) and impeding market transparency through incorrect meter readings in order to mislead the consumers who are already eligible to supply from ISCs. Enerjisa is engaged in four main businesses in the electricity sector which are production, distribution, trade, and sales. Enerjisa is a roof company which conducts its activities in

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  • ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law (Istanbul)
  • ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law (Istanbul)

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Gönenç Gürkaynak, Esra Uçtu, The Turkish Competition Board finds abuse of dominant positions in the electricity sector and so imposes fines (Enerjisa), 8 August 2018, e-Competitions Bulletin August 2018, Art. N° 89724

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