Official Journal of the European Union

C 294/63

Order of the General Court of 9 June 2015 — Drahtwerk St. Ingbert and Others v Commission

(Case T-275/14) (1)

((State aid - Measures adopted by Germany in favour of electricity generated from renewable energy sources and of energy-intensive undertakings - Decision to open the procedure under Article 108(2) TFEU - Adoption of the final decision after the action was brought - No need to adjudicate))

(2015/C 294/76)

Language of the case: German


Applicants: Drahtwerk St. Ingbert GmbH (Sankt Ingbert, Germany); DWK Drahtwerk Köln GmbH (Cologne, Germany); Kalksteingrube Auersmacher GmbH (Völklingen, Germany); Rogesa Roheisengesellschaft Saar mbH (Dillingen, Germany); Stahlguss Saar GmbH (Sankt Ingbert); and Zentralkokerei Saar GmbH (Dillingen) (represented by: S. Altenschmidt and H. Janssen, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: T. Maxian Rusche and R. Sauer, acting as Agents, and by A. Luke and C. Maurer, lawyers)


Application to annul in part Commission decision C (2013) 4424 final of 18 December 2013 to open the procedure under Article 108(2) TFEU regarding measures implemented by the Federal Republic of Germany in favour of renewable electricity and of energy-intensive users (State aid SA.33995 (2013/C) (ex 2013/NN)).

Operative part of the order


There is no longer any need to adjudicate on the present action.


There is no longer any need to adjudicate on the application for intervention submitted by the EFTA Surveillance Authority.


Drahtwerk St. lngbert GmbH, DWK Drahtwerk Köln GmbH, Kalksteingrube Auersmacher GmbH, Rogesa Roheisengesellschaft Saar mbH, Stahlguss Saar GmbH and Zentralkokerei Saar GmbH shall bear their own costs and those incurred by the European Commission.


The EFTA Surveillance Authority shall bear its own costs.

(1)  OJ C 223, 14.7.2014.