- Publication date
- 12th November 2014
- Information type
- Policy area
NOTICE UNDER SECTION 6A(5) OF THE ELECTRICITY ACT 1989 OF THE GRANT OF AN ELECTRICITY INTERCONNECTOR LICENCE
Pursuant to section 6A(5) of the Electricity Act 1989 (“the Act”), the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority (“the Authority”) hereby gives notice that on 12 November 2014, an electricity interconnector licence was granted under section 6(1)(e) of the Act to National Grid IFA 2 Limited (company number 09129992) whose registered office is situated at 1-3 Strand, London, WC2N 5EH, United Kingdom authorising it to participate in the operation of the IFA 2 interconnector, an electricity interconnector between Great Britain (Chilling, 400kV substation) and France (Tourbe).
A copy of this licence is available from the Ofgem Library, 9 Millbank, London, SW1P 3GE (020 7901 7003) or by email at email@example.com.
Duly authorised on behalf of the Authority
Note: An electricity interconnector licence authorises a person to operate an electricity interconnector. It is not an authorisation to construct the interconnector. Construction of the interconnector is subject to separate planning processes including the obtaining of any consents or permits required from relevant authorities, including the relevant planning authority.