SONI welcomes clarity brought by CMA price control decision

10 November 2017

  • System Operator for Northern Ireland Welcomes Competition Markets Authority Decision
  • SONI committed to working in collaboration with Utility Regulator for the benefit of all electricity consumers

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has made its determination on an appeal brought by SONI (System Operator for Northern Ireland) of the Utility Regulator’s Price Control (2015-2020). 

Robin McCormick, General Manager at SONI, welcomed the decision:

“We are pleased with the outcome from the CMA, particularly in regards to the clarification around the price control framework and how SONI is remunerated in the future; this decision means we now have a more sustainable business model. 

“We look forward to working collaboratively with the Utility Regulator as we continue to manage and develop a sustainable electricity system in the best interest of consumers”.