Offshore Renewable Energy Bill

Consultation opened on 25 February 2013. Closing date 15 April 2013.


Some of the measures set out in the Strategic Energy Framework require primary legislation. DETI issued a public consultation on an Energy Bill in June 2012, seeking views and comments on the proposed implementation of primary legislation.


Consultation description

This paper:

  • looks at the background to Offshore Renewable Energy in Northerrn Ireland
  • sets out the proposals for a decommissioning programme for offshore renewable energy installations
  • outlines the proposals for safety zones; navigation/public rights and offshore transmission and generation
  • highlights the impact of implementing the policy proposals into legislation
  • lists all of the questions to which consultees are invited to respond within the consultation paper
  • focuses on the Initial Regulatory Impact Assessment

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