These Regulations give further effect to EU Regulation 256/2014 concerning the notification to the European Commission of investment projects in energy infrastructure within the European Union. The Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources is designated as the competent body with responsibility for providing investment data to the European Commission. Energy companies are obliged to provide the requisite data and information to the Minister. The Minister is provided with powers to direct energy companies he considers have not complied, or are not complying with data reporting obligations, to provide the requisite data.
SI No 579 of 2014 - European Union (Notification of Investment Projects in Energy Infrastructure) Regulations 2014