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Electricity (Class Exemptions from the Requirement for a Licence) Order (Northern Ireland) 1999

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Class D: Relevant exempt self suppliers

D.1  For the purposes of Class D—

(a)“the relevant condition” is that the person in question makes a supply only to himself at the premises which he occupies and at which the supply is given to him, or to himself and any other consumers who, with the supplier, form a qualifying group, each of whom occupies premises which are on the same site as the premises occupied by the supplier, and all the electricity so supplied is consumed by the persons to whom the supply is given at that site;

(b)“power procurement manager” means Northern Ireland Electricity plc when it is performing or required to perform its obligations as power procurement manager under the licence granted to it under Article 10(1)(b) of the Order; and

(c)“equivalent megawatt” in circumstances where demand is only measured in megawatt amperes means megavolt amperes converted into megawatts using for this purpose a power factor of 0·9 megawatts per megavolt ampere or such other factor as may with the approval of the Director be taken as being appropriate having regard to electrical characteristics of the supply.

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