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The Renewables Obligation (Scotland) Order 2007

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. PART 1 Introductory Provisions

    1. 1.Citation, commencement and extent

    2. 2.Interpretation

  3. PART 2 The Renewables Obligation

    1. 3.The renewables obligation

    2. 4.The amount of the renewables obligation

    3. 5.Minimum amount from specified descriptions of renewable source and generating station

  4. PART 3 Electricity from Renewable Energy Sources

    1. 6.Eligible renewable sources: general

    2. 7.Eligible renewable sources: qualifying arrangement

    3. 8.Eligible renewable sources: other fuels

    4. 9.Eligible renewable sources: supplemental

    5. 10.Calculation of amount of electricity generated from eligible renewable sources

  5. PART 4 Alternative Ways of Discharging Renewables Obligation

    1. 11.Alternative way of discharging renewables obligation: payments

    2. 12.Alternative way of discharging renewables obligation: NIROCs

    3. 13.Alternative way of discharging renewables obligation: certificates certifying the matters in section 32B(2A) or (2AA) of the Act

    4. 14.Alternative way of discharging renewables obligation: certificates certifying the matters in section 32B(2AB) or (2AC) of the Act

    5. 15.Further provision in relation to production of certificates and NIROCs

  6. PART 5 SROCs: Issue and Revocation

    1. 16.Obligation to issue SROCs

    2. 17.Issue of SROCs to agents

    3. 18.Criteria for issue of SROCs

    4. 19.Criteria for issue of SROCs: supplemental

    5. 20.Criteria for issue of SROCs to agents: supplemental

    6. 21.Issuing SROCs certifying the matters in section 32B(2ZA), (2AA) or (2AC) of the Act: supplemental

    7. 22.Procedure and calculations for issue of SROCs

    8. 23.SROC Register

    9. 24.Revocation of SROCs

    10. 25.Small generators

  7. PART 6 Payments out of the Buy-Out Funds

    1. 26.Administrative division of payments made under article 11

    2. 27.Allocation of the buy-out fund

    3. 28.Allocation of the wave buy-out fund

    4. 29.Allocation of the tidal buy-out fund

  8. PART 7 Additional Payments

    1. 30.Late payments

    2. 31.Mutualisation: payments in

    3. 32.Mutualisation: payments out

    4. 33.Mutualisation: recalculations

    5. 34.Mutualisation: definitions and interpretation

  9. PART 8 Provision of Information and Functions of the Authority

    1. 35.Provision of information to the Authority

    2. 36.Exchange of information with the Northern Ireland Authority

    3. 37.Functions of the Authority

    4. 38.Preliminary accreditation and accreditation of generating stations

  10. PART 9 Revocation, Transitional and Savings

    1. 39.Revocation, transitional and savings

  11. Signature

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      AMOUNT OF THE RENEWABLES OBLIGATION

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      THE REGISTER

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      CONDITIONS OF ELIGIBILITY FOR NIROCs

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      AMOUNT OF RELEVANT SHORTFALL FOR EACH OBLIGATION PERIOD

  12. Explanatory Note

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