M/21/075 – Vermilion/ Equinor Energy

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Vermilion Oil and Gas Ireland Limited of the entire issued share capital of Equinor Energy Ireland Limited has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Monday December 20, 2021 Wednesday, January 26, 2022
Parties Involved Business activities
Vermilion Oil and Gas Ireland Limited

Vermilion Oil and Gas Ireland limited is ultimately controlled by Vermilion Energy Inc. which is a Canadian based oil and gas producer listed on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges. The Vermilion Group is active in the State in the Corrib Gas Field through Vermilion Oil and Gas Ireland Limited, Vermilion Energy Ireland Limited and Vermilion Exploration and Production Ireland Limited

Equinor Energy Ireland Limited

Equinor Energy Ireland Limited is active the production and wholesale of natural gas in Ireland and holds an interest in the Corrib Gas Field. Equinor Energy Ireland Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Norway headquartered oil and gas producer Equinor ASA.

Economic sector Media merger
Energy and Utilities No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Lewis O Shea

lewisoshea@ccpc.ie

Beverley Williamson

beverleywilliamson@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: communications@ccpc.ie

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