E.ON Energie AG and E.ON Ruhrgas AG have planned to merge the activities of their businesses in Romania – E.ON Gaz Romania Holding and E.ON Energie Romania, into one company, as of January 1, 2009.
Representative of E.ON AG of Germany, Christian Drepper, told that the merger was approved by the leadership of E.ON Energie and E.ON Ruhrgas.
“I can confirm that the two boards of E.ON Energie and E.ON Ruhrgas are planning to merge their business activities in Romania, E.ON Gaz Romania Holding and E.ON Energie Romania, into one company, as of January 1, 2009. Their target is to increase their gas and electricity businesses in Romania,” Drepper explained.
E.ON Gaz Romania press office confirmed the information, a day after a debate, in Targu Mures, on the plan to unite the two companies, with the mention that details will be supplied to the media in a future press conference.