10.b Services - €15,551 milion

Millions of euro     
 2013 2012 restated Change 
Electricity and gas wheeling  9,601  9,819  (218)  -2.2% 
Maintenance and repairs  1,338  1,337  (39)  -2.8% 
Telephone and postal costs  253  276  (23)  -8.3% 
Communication services  119  130  (11)  -8.5% 
IT services  264  254  10  3.9% 
Leases and rentals  619  569  50  8.8% 
Other  3,357  3,355  0.1% 
Total  15,551  15,780  (229)  -1.5% 

Costs for services came to €15,551 million in 2013, declining with respect to 2012 largely due to the decline in electricity transported for third parties as a result of the decrease in electricity demand in the main markets in which the Group operates.