Ofreg Publishes Replies to Feb 2006 Consultation Paper on BETTA Rebate Proposals

On 27 February 2006 The Office for the Regulation of Electricity and Gas (OFREG) published a consultation paper outlining it’s plans to approve a £10m investment of the BETTA rebate by Moyle Interconnector Limited in the Irish Renewable and Sustainable Energy Fund.The paper also sought opinions on how the remainder of the rebate should be used and provided a number of proposals for comment. The paper is available through THIS LINK. The consultation period ended on 30 April 2006 and the responses to this consultation including Ofreg’s response to the consultees can be accessed by clicking on the links below.


Maximising Customer Value - Options for NIEH - NIAER’s Comments on Feb Consultation (PDF 24 KB) 

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.

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Conall McDevitt, Weber Shandwick Tel: 028 90764911, 07770 886933