NBW Wind Energy Limited - Notice of Transfer of an electricity generation licence to Corriegarth Wind Energy Limited

Publication date
23rd September 2015
Information type
Policy area




A.  NBW Wind Energy Limited (“the transferor”) is the holder of an  Electricity Generation licence (“the Licence”) granted under section 6(1)(a) of the Electricity Act 1989 (“the Act”).
B.  Section 7A of the Act provides that an Electricity Generation licence may be transferred by the licence holder –
(i)  with the consent of the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority (“the Authority”); and
(ii)  subject to any term of the licence relating to its transfer.
C.  Paragraph 2 of Part 1 of the Licence provides that the Licence is subject to transfer in accordance with the Act, the special conditions or the conditions.
D.  NBW Wind Energy Limited has applied to the Authority for its consent to transfer the licence to Corriegarth Wind Energy Limited (company registration number SC486712), (“the transferee”).
E.  The transferee has satisfied the Authority as to the criteria set out in section 7A(6) of the Act;
F.  The Authority gave notice under section 7A(9) of the Act of its intention to consent to the transfer of the licence on 2 July 2015 and no objection was received within the period of notice.

Consent to transfer
The Authority, pursuant to section 7A of the Act, consents to the transfer of the whole of the licence to the transferee with effect from 23 September 2015.

The Official Seal of the Authority hereunto affixed is authenticated by:

Lesley Nugent      
Authorised in that behalf by the Gas and Electricity Markets Authority