Consultation on Proposed Electricity Transmission Licence for Transmission Investment LIRIC Limited

The Utility Regulator today publishes a Notice under Article 10(4) of the Electricity (Northern Ireland) Order 1992 proposing the potential grant of a licence to participate in the transmission of electricity to Transmission Investment (TI) LIRIC Limited.

Under the proposed licence Transmission Investment intends to build a 700MW interconnector between Northern Ireland and Scotland, currently known as the Lir Interconnector or LirIC.

A copy of the proposed licence accompanies this notice.

We welcome feedback to this consultation on the proposed electricity transmission licence by 4pm on 25 July 2024.

More information on the consultation and how to respond can be found within our consultation section.