'Customer' in the European Union Internal Electricity Market means a wholesale customer or a final customer of electricity (Article 2(1) of the Directive (EU) 2019/944 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 June 2019 on common rules for the internal market in electricity (recast)).

 

The analogous definition in this regard was stipulated in Article 2(7) of the previous Directive 2009/72/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 13 July 2009 concerning common rules for the internal market in electricity.