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ozymandius Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-11-07 06:31 AM
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8.  EU proposes break-up of energy giants
The grip of Europe's energy giants on the Continent's oil and gas markets will come under threat today when the European Commission unveils plans which could mean formal separation of supply and generation companies.

A policy document will express a preference for full "unbundling" of ownership, but will also offer a less radical shake-up under which companies such as E.on and Electricit de France would retain ownership of network assets.


Today's energy and climate change launch will unveil plans to push for new targets under which the EU's CO2 emissions would be cut by 30 per cent on 1990 levels by 2020 if other developed countries agree to follow suit, and 20 per cent if applied unilaterally.
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  -STOCK MARKET WATCH, Thursday January 11 ozymandius  Jan-11-07 06:10 AM   #0 
  - Today's Market WrapUp  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:13 AM   #1 
  - Today's Reports  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:19 AM   #2 
  - Jobless Claims Drop by 26,000 Last Week  54anickel   Jan-11-07 10:50 AM   #29 
  - Oil prices falls to $53.22 a barrel  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:22 AM   #3 
  - Russia resumes pumping oil to Europe  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:23 AM   #4 
  - Fuel dealers' earnings melting in mild winter  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:26 AM   #5 
  - EU Unveils Major New Energy Policy  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:29 AM   #7 
  - EU proposes break-up of energy giants  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:31 AM   #8 
  - And gas is still 10-20% above the price levels from summer 2005  Roland99   Jan-11-07 09:31 AM   #16 
  - dollar watch  UpInArms   Jan-11-07 06:26 AM   #6 
  - Good morning UIA and all.  ozymandius   Jan-11-07 06:38 AM   #11 
  - Hi UIA. The intra-day movement in the buck has been pretty crazy  54anickel   Jan-11-07 08:35 AM   #14 
  - Morning Marketeers....  AnneD   Jan-11-07 09:13 AM   #15 
  - India is awash in private equity  Ghost Dog   Jan-11-07 10:13 AM   #25 
  - We must be on the same wave length...  AnneD   Jan-11-07 11:12 AM   #32 
  - You must be onto something - they're debunking you.  54anickel   Jan-11-07 11:59 AM   #34 
     - When you're hot you're hot.....  AnneD   Jan-11-07 02:09 PM   #52 
        - That whole article is obviously geared to the Fortune reading crowd. What  54anickel   Jan-11-07 03:30 PM   #56 
  - Yes, I'm also observing signs of a currency "tug of war"  Ghost Dog   Jan-11-07 09:36 AM   #17 
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  - The Plan for Economic Strangulation of Iran  Ghost Dog   Jan-11-07 10:18 AM   #27 
  - After last night's speech I don't believe it's limited to economic war. That  54anickel   Jan-11-07 11:02 AM   #31 
     - Yup (unless you get him into a straitjacket first (and the BLiar also))  Ghost Dog   Jan-11-07 11:17 AM   #33 
     - Here we go? - US forces raid Iran official office in Iraq  54anickel   Jan-11-07 01:48 PM   #45 
  - 11:42 and Ca-ching!!!!  54anickel   Jan-11-07 10:46 AM   #28 
  - Wonder how those defense stocks are doing? Guess the markets love WAR  Roland99   Jan-11-07 01:01 PM   #39 
  - Had to post this - The latest from the BMBM (Clive Maund), since he  54anickel   Jan-11-07 12:20 PM   #35 
  - Hugo Chavez, The Investors Friend  54anickel   Jan-11-07 12:44 PM   #36 
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  - 2:37 update  54anickel   Jan-11-07 01:40 PM   #44 
  - Stocks Rise Despite Further Drop in Oil  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 01:48 PM   #46 
  - Cisco Sues Apple Over Use of iPhone Name  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 01:49 PM   #47 
  - Conoco Reserves Disappoint Analysts  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 01:51 PM   #48 
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  - ConocoPhillips Shares Down on Reserves  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 02:01 PM   #51 
  - Level 3 Shares Up on Upbeat Analyst Note  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 02:19 PM   #53 
  - Expeditors Intl Rises on BB&T Upgrade  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 02:24 PM   #54 
  - Grain, Soybeans Up  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 03:05 PM   #55 
  - Nasdaq Leaders & Laggards: ISRG, SNDK  MATTMAN   Jan-11-07 04:08 PM   #57 
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