- Macquarie Generation assets
SummaryAGL entered into an agreement with the NSW government to acquire the assets of Macquarie Generation.
Market definitionPlease see below.
Competition analysisThis matter was the subject of a merger authorisation application to the Australian Competition Tribunal in 2014 [ACT 1 of 2014]. Please refer to the Australian Competition Tribunal's published decision for further detail's about the ACCC's analysis of this matter.
Statement of issues
|AGL proposed acquisition of Macquarie Generation - Statement of Issues - 6 February 2014 ( DOC 277.5 KB )||6 Feb 2014|
|AGL proposed acquisition of Macquarie Generation - Statement of Issues - 6 February 2014 ( PDF 181.83 KB )||6 Feb 2014|
|02/12/2013||ACCC commenced review under the Merger Process Guidelines.|
|18/12/2013||Closing date for submissions from interested parties. ACCC assessing information provided during market inquiries and consulting with merger parties on any relevant issues or concerns arising.|
|23/01/2014||ACCC received further information from AGL. ACCC amended former provisional date for announcement of findings (30 January 2014).|
|05/02/2014||Former proposed decision date of 5 February 2014 extended to 6 February 2014.|
|06/02/2014||ACCC published a Statement of Issues outlining preliminary competition concerns.|
|17/02/2014||Closing date for submissions relating to Statement of Issues.|
|18/02/2014||Draft s87B Undertaking proffered by AGL.|
|19/02/2014||ACCC commenced market inquiries on draft s87B undertaking.|
|25/02/2014||Closing date for submissions re AGL's draft s87B undertaking.|
|04/03/2014||ACCC announced it would oppose the proposed acquisition.|