Proposed competition undertakings by SP Manweb

Ofgem notice (PDF, 73 pages) proposing to accept undertakings from SP Manweb plc (distribution network operator) under the Competition Act 1998 following a complaint relating to the provision of non-contestable electricity connection services. The proposed undertakings are included in the notice (pages 21 to 73) and seek to guarantee that independent connections providers receive the level of service recommended by Ofgem and/or industry standards, and that there is equal acess to SP Manweb information systems between independent providers and SP Manweb's affiliated connection provider Core Utility Solutions Limited (a joint venture with Alfred McAlpine). Comments by Friday 22 July 2005.

For further information or advice please contact Franck Latrémolière.

Filed under Article 82, Electricity, Ofgem.

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