State resources: The Advocate General Rantos calls on the Court of Justice of the European Union to rule that the obligation on a public operator to purchase electricity from producers using renewable energy sources at a price higher than the market price must be regarded as an aid (Dobeles Hes ; GM)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On June 14, 2022, Advocate General Athanasios Rantos delivered his conclusions in joined cases C-702/20 (Dobeles Hes) and C-17/21 (GM) which follows a reference for a preliminary ruling from the Latvian Supreme Court on the interpretation of Article 107(1) TFEU in relation to provisions of Latvian law concerning the purchase of electricity from undertakings producing electricity in hydroelectric power stations, in the context of two disputes between two renewable energy producers, the applicants in the main proceedings against the Latvian Regulatory Commission, the former seeking compensation from the latter for the damage they allegedly suffered as a

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Alain Ronzano, State resources: The Advocate General Rantos calls on the Court of Justice of the European Union to rule that the obligation on a public operator to purchase electricity from producers using renewable energy sources at a price higher than the market price must be regarded as an aid (Dobeles Hes ; GM), 14 June 2022, Concurrences N° 2-2022, Art. N° 107075, www.concurrences.com

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