Policy paper

Exemption from the requirement for a licence to generate electricity: proposal to make the Electricity (Exemption From The Requirement For A Generation Licence) (Riverside Resource Recovery, Teesside Windfarm and Devon Wind Power) Order 2011

Electricity licence exemptions for Riverside Resource Recovery, Teesside Windfarm and Devon Wind Power.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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Exemption from the requirement for a licence to generate electricity: proposal to make the electricity (individual exemptions) Order 2011

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The Secretary of State, pursuant to section 5(2) and (3) of the Electricity Act 1989 (“the Act”) as amended by the Utilities Act 2000, hereby gives notice that he proposes to make an order under section 5(1) of the Act granting exemptions from section 4(1)(a) of the Act to:

  • Riverside Resource Recovery Limited in respect of the Riverside Resource Recovery Limited Energy-From-Waste Facility;
  • Teesside Windfarm Limited in respect of Teesside Offshore Windfarm
  • Devon Wind Power Limited in respect of Fullabrook Wind Farm

The Secretary of State’s rationale for making such an order on the terms proposed are set out in the attached document entitled “Exemption from the requirement for a licence to generate electricity: proposal to make the Electricity (Individual Exemptions) Order 2011” (“the Document”). The terms of the proposed draft Order (which, subject to representations, is in substantially final form) are set out in the Appendix to the Document.

Published 4 March 2011