CASE COMMENTS: UNILATERAL PRACTICES - EXCLUSIONARY CONDUCT - VERTICAL INTEGRATION - ENERGY SECTOR - COMMITMENTS

Vertical integration - Commitments: The European Commission renders legally binding the Italian gas incumbent’s commitments on gas transportation asset’s divestiture (ENI)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Eur. comm., Dec. art. 9 R.1/2003 of 29 September 2010, ENI, case COMP/39315 The European Commission's decision, making binding the commitments offered by ENI to end the proceedings against it for the anti-competitive foreclosure of the Italian gas market, is one of a long line of energy sector cases closed through a commitment procedure under Article 9 of Regulation 1/2003. As such, it must be put into perspective with European policy on electricity and gas before being analysed, covering the practices concerned and the commitments made binding by the Commission's decision. I. A commitment procedure in the specific context of Commission interventions in

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  • Côte d’Azur University, GREDEG (Nice)

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Frédéric Marty, Vertical integration - Commitments: The European Commission renders legally binding the Italian gas incumbent’s commitments on gas transportation asset’s divestiture (ENI), 29 September 2010, Concurrences N° 1-2011, Art. N° 34129, pp. 97-103

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