IP/15/4854  24-04-2015 - Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of certain Lafarge and Holcim assets by CRH 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 April 2015 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of several assets of Holcim of Switzerland and of Lafarge of France by Irish building materials manufacturer CRH.
IP/15/4836  23-04-2015 - State aid: Commission authorises Portuguese demonstration scheme for ocean energy technologies 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 April 2015 The European Commission has found a Portuguese scheme aimed at promoting renewable energy technologies to be in line with EU state aid rules. The scheme will support demonstration projects producing renewable energy from the ocean (wave energy, tidal energy) and innovative...
IP/15/4828  22-04-2015 - Antitrust: Commission sends Statement of Objections to Gazprom for alleged abuse of dominance on Central and Eastern European gas supply markets 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release 22 April 2015 The European Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to Gazprom alleging that some of its business practices in Central and Eastern European gas markets constitute an abuse of its dominant market position in breach of EU antitrust rules.
MEMO/15/4829  22-04-2015 - Antitrust: Commission sends Statement of Objections to Gazprom - Factsheet 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet 22 April 2015 The European Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to Gazprom alleging that some of its business practices in Central and Eastern European gas supplysegment the EU's Single Market and constitute an abuse ofits dominant market position in breach of EU antitrust...
STATEMENT/15/4834  22-04-2015 - Statement by Commissioner Vestager on sending a Statement of Objections to Gazprom 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 April 2015 ***Check against delivery*** Today, the Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to Gazprom, one of Europe's main gas suppliers. It outlines our preliminary view that Gazprom is breaking EU antitrust rules by putting in place artificial barriers to trade...
IP/15/4820  21-04-2015 - State aid: Commission temporarily approves rescue aid for Romanian Complexul Energetic Hunedoara 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 April 2015 The European Commission has concluded that temporary rescue aid of RON 167 million (approx. €37.7 million) to be granted by the Romanian authorities to Complexul Energetic Hunedoara ("CE Hunedoara"), the state-owned electricity and heat producer in Romania, is in line with...
MEMO/15/4822  21-04-2015 - Antitrust: Commission confirms unannounced inspection in biofuel sector 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet 21 April 2015 The European Commission can confirm that on 24 March 2015, Commission officials carried out an unannounced inspection in Spain at the premises of a company active in the production, distribution and trading of ethanol, a biofuel.
MEMO/15/4821  21-04-2015 - Antitrust: Commission confirms unannounced inspections in bioethanol sector 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 April 2015 The European Commission can confirm that on 24 March 2015, Commission officials undertook unannounced inspections at the premises of companies active in the production or trading of bioethanol.
IP/15/4805  20-04-2015 - Mergers: Commission clears Altice’s acquisition of PT Portugal, subject to conditions, rejects referral request by Portugal's competition authority 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 April 2015 The European Commission has authorised under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of the Portuguese telecommunications operator PT Portugal by the multinational cable and telecommunications company Altice.
STATEMENT/15/4799  17-04-2015 - State aid: Commission approves resolution aid for the resolution of Greek Panellinia Bank 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 17 April 2015 The European Commission has found that resolution aid granted for the resolution of a small retail bank Panellinia Bank (with a 0.3% market share in Greece) is in line with EU State aid rules.