Consultation on proposed electricity generation licence for Kells BES Limited


Consultation opened on . Closing date at 12:00.


The Utility Regulator today publishes notice of its intention to grant an Electricity Generation Licence to Kells BES Limited.

The Utility Regulator has today given notice of its intention to grant a generation licence to Kells BES Limited.  The proposed licence is in respect of electricity battery storage.  

A copy of the proposed licence accompanies this notice.

Responses to the notice, preferably in electronic format, should be forwarded on or before 08 May 2022 to:

Electricity Generation Licensing
Wholesale Markets Directorate
Utility Regulator
Queens House
14 Queen Street
Belfast BT1 6ED  

Please note: 

  • Your response may be made public by the Utility Regulator. If you do not want all or part of your response or name made public, please state this clearly in the response by marking your response as ‘CONFIDENTIAL’
  • If you want other information that you provide to be treated as confidential, please be aware that, under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA), there is a statutory Code of Practice with which public authorities must comply and which deals, amongst other things, with obligations of confidence. In view of this, it would be helpful if you could explain to us why you regard the information you have provided as confidential.
  • Information provided in response to this consultation, including personal information, may be subject to publication or disclosure in accordance with the access to information regimes (these are primarily the FOIA and the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA)).
  • As stated in the GDPR Privacy Statement for consumers and stakeholders, any personal data contained within your response will be deleted once the matter being consulted on has been concluded though the substance of the response may be retained.

Copies of all documents will be made available in large print, Braille, audio cassette and a variety of relevant minority languages if required.