The EU Commission approves, under State aid rules, Croatian support the construction and operation of a LNG terminal

State aid: Commission approves public support for Croatian LNG terminal at Krk island* The European Commission has found Croatian plans to support the construction and operation of a liquid natural gas (LNG) terminal at Krk island to be in line with EU State aid rules. The project will contribute to the security and diversification of energy supplies without unduly distorting competition. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: "The new LNG terminal in Croatia will increase the security of energy supply and enhance competition, for the benefit of citizens in the region. We have approved the support measures to be granted by Croatia because they are limited to what is necessary to make the project happen and in line with our State aid rules." The

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European Commission, The EU Commission approves, under State aid rules, Croatian support the construction and operation of a LNG terminal, 31 July 2019, e-Competitions Bulletin July 2019, Art. N° 91304

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