Who and what is a Free/Eligible Consumer?

The real persons or legal and corporate entities which are privileged and entitled to exercise the discretion of choosing their own supplier owing to a consumption over and above the electrical energy quantity as specified by the Energy Market Regulatory Authority (“EPDK”) (the Free/Eligible Consumption Limit determined for 2013 is 5,000 kWh/year) or are connected directly to the transmission system are classified as the “Free/Eligible Consumers,” and therefore retain the right to select their own suppliers.