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SI No 614 of 2002 - Electricity Regulation Act 1999 (Public Service Obligations)(Amendment) Order 2002

SI No 614 of 2002 - Electricity Regulation Act 1999 (Public Service Obligations)(Amendment) Order 2002

Peat


The Electricity Regulation Act 1999 (Public Service Obligations) Order 2002, (SI No 445/00), provided for the imposition on ESB of public service obligations requiring ESB to purchase, up until 31 December 2019, the output of certain peat and renewable, sustainable or alternative electricity generating stations, in the interests of security of supply and environmental protection respectively and provided for the introduction of a PSO levy mechanism from 1st January 2003 to compensate the ESB for the additional costs incurred.


This Order amends the aforesaid Order to impose a public service obligation (PSO) on the ESB requiring it to purchase the output of additional renewable sustainable or alternative electricity generating stations in the interest of environmental protection and to provide for compensating it for the additional costs incurred​.

 

SI No 614 of 2002 - Electricity Regulation Act 1999 (Public Service Obligations)(Amendment) Order 2002

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