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C 212/12 EN Official Journal of the European Union 5.9.

2009

Authorisation for State aid pursuant to Articles 87 and 88 of the EC Treaty


Cases where the Commission raises no objections
(2009/C 212/04)

Date of adoption of the decision 14.8.2009

Reference number of State Aid N 598/08

Member State United Kingdom

Region England, Wales

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Environmental enhancement through agriculture, National Parks
(England and Wales) 2009

Legal basis 1995 Environment Act, Section 63; 1988 Norfolk and Suffolk Broads
Act, Section 1; 1949 National park and Access to the Countryside Act,
Part 2, Section 5; 1989 Wildlife and Countryside Act, Section 39, 1979
Ancient Monuments and Archaeological areas Act, Section 17.

Type of measure Agri-environmental commitments, aid for non-productive investments,


investments in agricultural holdings, aid for the conservation of tradi­
tional landscapes and buildings aid for technical support.

Objective Sectoral development

Form of aid Direct grant and subsidised services

Budget Overall budget GBP 14,83 million (approximately EUR 17,3 million)

Intensity Up to 100 %

Duration (period) From the date of the Commission Decision until 28 February 2014

Economic sectors Agriculture

Name and address of the granting authority North York Moors National Park Authority
The Old Vicarage
Bondgate
Helmsley
York
YO62 5BP
UNITED KINGDOM

Other information —

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:

http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/state_aids_texts_en.htm

Date of adoption of the decision 14.8.2009

Reference number of State Aid N 169/09

Member State Italy


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Region Sardinia

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Aiuto alla ristrutturazione a Copoa (Sardinia)

Legal basis Decreto dell'Assessore n. 3156/DecA/101 del 17 dicembre 2008

Type of measure Restructuring Aid

Objective Restructuring

Form of aid Direct grant

Budget Overall budget EUR 375 000

Intensity —

Duration (period) From approval by the Commission

Economic sectors Agricultural sector

Name and address of the granting authority Assessorato dell'agricoltura e riforma agro pastorale
Via Pessagno 4
09126 Cagliari CA
ITALIA

Other information —

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:

http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/state_aids_texts_en.htm

Date of adoption of the decision 14.8.2009

Reference number of State Aid N 225/09

Member State United Kingdom

Region —

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board — Advertising and
Promotion Scheme

Legal basis Sections 97-91, 93, 94, 06 and 97 of the Natural Environment & Rural
Communities Act 2006; Agriculture and Horticulture Development
Board Order 2008.

Type of measure Technical support, aid for generic advertising, aid for the advertising of
quality products, aid for advertising in third countries.

Objective Sectoral development

Form of aid Subsidised services financed trough parafiscal taxes.

Budget Overall budget GBP 180 million (around EUR 210 million)

Intensity Up to 100 %
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Duration (period) From the date of the Commission Decision until 31 March 2015

Economic sectors Primary production of agricultural products and processing and


marketing of agricultural products.

Name and address of the granting authority Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board
c/o Winterhill House
Snowdon Drive
Milton Keynes
MK6 1AX
UNITED KINGDOM

Other information —

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:

http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/state_aids_texts_en.htm

Date of adoption of the decision 14.8.2009

Reference number of State Aid N 305/09

Member State Greece

Region Greece

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Πρόγραμμα κρατικών οικονομικών ενισχύσεων για την αντιστάθμιση ζημιών
στη γεωργία, περιόδου Απριλίου-Δεκεμβρίου 2008

Legal basis Σχέδιο κοινής υπουργικής απόφασης «Μέτρα υπέρ των παραγωγών της
χώρας που οι γεωργικές τους εκμεταλλεύσεις ζημιώθηκαν από θεομηνίες
και δυσμενείς καιρικές συνθήκες κατά τη χρονική περίοδο Απρίλιος-
Δεκέμβριος 2008»

Type of measure Compensation for damage to means of Agricultural production from


natural disasters and adverse weather conditions

Objective Natural disasters or exceptional occurrences and adverse weather


conditions

Form of aid Direct grant

Budget Overall budget EUR 10 000 000

Intensity Τhe producers, that suffered damages of a minimum threshold of 30 %,


will have the right to receive aid. The intensity of the aid will depend on
the nature of the damaged object and it will range between 50 %-80 %

Duration (period) From Commission Decision until 31 December 2012

Economic sectors Agricultural sector

Name and address of the granting authority α. Υπουργείο Αγροτικής Ανάπτυξης και Τροφίμων
Αχαρνών 2
101 76 Αθήνα/Athens
ΕΛΛΑΔΑ/GREECE

β. ΕΛΓΑ
Μεσογείων 45
115 10 Αθήνα/Athens
ΕΛΛΑΔΑ/GREECE
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Other information —

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:

http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/state_aids_texts_en.htm

Date of adoption of the decision 18.8.2009

Reference number of State Aid N 604/09

Member State Italy

Region Sardinia

Title (and/or name of the beneficiary) Aiuto alla ristrutturazione a favore di CO.RI.SA (Sardegna)

Legal basis Decreto dell'Assessore dell'agricoltura n. 2850/DecA/89 del


14 novembre 2008

Type of measure Restructuring Aid

Objective Restructuring

Form of aid Direct grant

Budget Overall budget EUR 1 776 767

Intensity —

Duration (period) From approval by the Commission

Economic sectors Agricultural sector

Name and address of the granting authority Assessorato dell'agricoltura e riforma agro pastorale
Via Pessagno 4
09126 Cagliari CA
ITALIA

Other information —

The authentic text(s) of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be
found at:

http://ec.europa.eu/community_law/state_aids/state_aids_texts_en.htm