Year 2018, Volume 2, Issue 2, Pages 41 - 71 2018-12-22

Identifying Relevant Markets in the EU Energy Sector: Experience and Prospects
Avrupa Birliği Enerji Sektöründe İlgili Pazarların Belirlenmesi: Tecrübe ve Öngörüler

Hüseyin Çağrı Çorlu [1]

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The application of EU competition law to the European energy sectors has proved to be complicated, because of the characteristics of electricity and natural gas markets, such as price inelasticity, low levels of liquidity and limited storability. The complexity of the problem is fur-ther elevated by transmission constraints and lack of market integrity, which result in different market conditions and definitions across the EU. This paper is derived from research specifically discussing the extent to which the EU competition rules apply to EU energy markets at both EU-wide and national level. As identifying relevant markets is an important element in establishing whether a market conduct can be deemed anti-competitive or an abuse of market power, the paper conducts a detailed case law analysis to demarcate relevant markets identified in the EU and evaluate legal methodologies employed for that purpose.

Ham maddelerde kısıtlılık, fiyata yönelik talep esnekliğinin yoksunluğu ve maddi olarak yüksek miktarlarda depolamanın fiziki olarak mümkün olmaması veyahut pahalı olması gibi sadece energy sektörüne özgü olan özellikler sebebiyle, Avrupa Birliği rekabet hukukunun Avrupa enerji piyasalarına uygulanması, gerek Avrupa Birliği Komisyonu kararlarında gerek de yargı kararlarında oldukça karmaşık bir yapıda gelişmiştir. Buna iletim hatlarındaki yetesiz kapasite sorunları, iletim kısıtlarının eklenmesi, enerji piyasalarında rekabet hukukuna ilişkin genel ve tutarlı bir yaklaşımın oluşmasını gittikçe güçleştirmektedir. Bu makale Birlik kurumları ve üye devletler nezdinde enerji piyasalarında rekabeti temin etmeye yönelik uygulamalara ilişkin detaylı  bir çalışmanın ürünüdür. Rekabet hukuku metodolojisi herhangi bir piyasa faaliyetinin rekabete aykırı veyahut hakim durumun kötüye kullanılması olarak değerlendirilmesi için, öncelikle söz konusu faaliyetlere ilişkin olarak ilgili pazar analizinin yapılmasını gerekli kılmaktadır. Bu makale, Avrupa enerji piyasalarında ilgili pazar kavramını, bu kavramı belirleyen ana faktörleri ve spesifik olaylarda bu doğrultuda gerçekleştirilmiş hukuki analizleri detaylı olarak incelemektedir.  

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Author: Hüseyin Çağrı Çorlu (Primary Author)
Institution: NECMETTİN ERBAKAN ÜNİVERSİTESİ, HUKUK FAKÜLTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Publication Date: December 22, 2018

Bibtex @research article { metder447370, journal = {Medeniyet ve Toplum Dergisi}, issn = {2587-0092}, eissn = {2602-2419}, address = {Necmettin Erbakan University}, year = {2018}, volume = {2}, pages = {41 - 71}, doi = {}, title = {Identifying Relevant Markets in the EU Energy Sector: Experience and Prospects}, key = {cite}, author = {Çorlu, Hüseyin Çağrı} }
APA Çorlu, H . (2018). Identifying Relevant Markets in the EU Energy Sector: Experience and Prospects. Medeniyet ve Toplum Dergisi, 2 (2), 41-71. Retrieved from http://dergipark.org.tr/metder/issue/41435/447370
MLA Çorlu, H . "Identifying Relevant Markets in the EU Energy Sector: Experience and Prospects". Medeniyet ve Toplum Dergisi 2 (2018): 41-71 <http://dergipark.org.tr/metder/issue/41435/447370>
Chicago Çorlu, H . "Identifying Relevant Markets in the EU Energy Sector: Experience and Prospects". Medeniyet ve Toplum Dergisi 2 (2018): 41-71
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Vancouver Çorlu H . Identifying Relevant Markets in the EU Energy Sector: Experience and Prospects. Medeniyet ve Toplum Dergisi. 2018; 2(2): 71-41.