NIAER invites comments on Carbon Policy

Published: 18 April 2005

Consultation opened on 18 April 2005. Consultation closed 30 May 2005.


NIAER today issued a consultation paper entitled Beyond CCGT’s - The Next Carbon Reduction Strategy the purpose of this consultation paper is to seek views on the measures which energy users might take from 2005 on to ensure the continued reduction of Northern Ireland’s C02 emissions.

Views received will help the Authority develop its policy on energy efficiency.

The paper is available on this website or paper copies are available from Lisa Mullan, Ofreg, Brookmount Buildings, 42 Fountain Street, Belfast BT1 5EE

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

Notes for Editors

OFREG (the Office for the Regulation of Electricity and Gas) supports the Northern Ireland Authority for Energy Regulation (NIAER) the regulator of the Electrcity and Gas industries in Northern Ireland. NIAER’s powers are derived from the Electricity (Northern Ireland) Order 1992, the Gas (Northern Ireland) Order 1996 both as amended by the Energy (Northern Ireland) Order 2003.

For further information contact Terry McErlane at Weber Shandwick Telephone 028 90761007 or 07770886911