Dominion Resources, Inc., and Consolidated Natural Gas Company

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In the Matter of Dominion Resources, Inc., and Consolidated Natural Gas Compan
FTC Matter/File Number:

9910244

Docket Number:

C-3901

Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

A final order permits Dominion's acquisition of Consolidated Natural Gas Company but requires the divestiture of Consolidated's Virginia Natural Gas, Inc. The complaint alleged that the merger would combine the dominant provider of electric power in Virginia with the primary distributor of natural gas in southeastern Virginia.