BritNed Development Ltd - Application for EU Exemption (June 2006) - Comment
Article from: OGEL 1 (2007), in Electricity Interconnectors
Although BritNed does not call for a change in the Electricity Act, it is clear that the UK regulator does not have the authority to allow a TSO (e.g. National Grid) as transmission licensee to include the costs of the interconnector in the charges to transmission customers and thereby socialise the cost of the interconnector. "At present in the UK, there is no method to socialise the costs of an interconnector. UK legislation requires that to participate in the operation of an interconnector any person needs a licence to do so. A holder of an interconnector license is ...