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SA.38635 Reductions of the renewable and cogeneration surcharge for electro-intensive users in Italy

Member State: Italy
Primary Objective: Environmental protection
Legal basis primary: Art. 107(3)(c) TFEU Certain econ. activities/areas
Legal basis secondary: State aid - Monitoring of State aid (award of benefits or favourable treatment to certain products or enterprises to the detriment of others), given that aid which distorts free competition in the single market is in principle forbidden, apart from the exceptions provided for.
Sector: C - Manufacturing
Aid instrument: Other forms of tax advantage
Case Type: Scheme
Duration: from 01.01.2012
Notification or Registration Date: 17.04.2014
DG Responsible: Competition DG
Expenditures (in Millions): 2018 : EUR 547.216
  2017 : EUR 774.766
  2016 : EUR 0
  2015 : EUR 0
  2014 : EUR 0
Related Cases: SA.43756


Decision on 23.05.2017: Decision not to raise objections
Press release: IP/17/1440
Decision Text: Letter to the Member State - authentic language   en  pdf
Published on 15.06.2017
Publication on 06.10.2017: Official Journal: JOCE C/336/2017

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