Disputes on network access before the French energy regulator

The achievement of the internal energy market is based on the network access. In order to ensure an efficient and non-discriminatory access to the network, the French energy regulator has the competence to settle disputes between the transmission or distribution system operators and the network users. Between 2002 and 2010, the regulator’s decisions are focused on the promotion of the network access and contractual freedom but take into account the imperatives of the general interest from the connection to the network to the execution of the contracts.

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. 1. Regulated access at the base in the government's project, regulated access to historical nuclear electricity in the law promulgated [1]: the implementation of access to EDF's nuclear power generation capacities is at the centre of the debates of the law on the New Organisation of the Electricity Market (NOME law). This text should make it possible to strengthen the opening of the energy sector to competition by transposing the texts of the third "energy package" adopted on July 13, 2009. Deepening the concept of the right of access to networks seems more appropriate than ever at a time when this right has just been extended. 2. The liberalisation of

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Anne Jussiaux, Disputes on network access before the French energy regulator, February 2011, Concurrences N° 1-2011, Art. N° 33872,

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