Investigation under the Competition Act 1998 into the behaviour of Scottish Power and Scottish and Southern Energy in the wholesale electricity market

Opened:
Apr 2008
Closed:
Jan 2009
Companies:
Scottish Power SSE
Regulation Area:
Competition Act and Powers
Breach Area:
Competition

On 8 April 2008 The Authority launched an investigation under the Competition Act 1998 into the behaviour of Scottish Power (SP) and Scottish and Southern Energy (SSE) in the wholesale electricity market.

The Authority decided to close this investigation.

Further details in relation to the investigation and the basis for the decision to close the case can be found in Ofgem’s letter dated 19 January 2009.