A2A in the Sale of Retrasm S.r.l. to Terna Group

August 5, 2010

Cleary Gottlieb represented its long-standing client A2A in the sale of 100% of Retrasm to Terna Linee Alta Tensione, on the basis of the contract signed in December 2009.

Retrasm operates in the power transmission sector and owns a portion of the National Transmission Grid. Terna Group is the first independent operator in Europe and the seventh in the world for kilometers of lines managed and is the primary owner of the National High Voltage Electricity Transmission Grid.