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11In section 23 of the Electricity Act 1989 (determination of disputes), the following subsection shall be inserted after subsection (1)—E+W+S
“(1A)Any person making an order under subsection (1) above shall include in the order his reasons for reaching his decision with respect to the dispute.”
12In section 25 of the Act of 1989 (orders for securing compliance), in the definition of “relevant requirement” in subsection (8), after “above” there shall be inserted “ or section 40(3), 41(3), 42A or 42B below ”.E+W+S
13In section 28(1) of the Act of 1989 (power to require information) after “above”, insert “ or 42B below ”.E+W+S
14In section 39 of the Act of 1989 (electricity supply: performance in individual cases), the following subsection shall be inserted after subsection (5)—E+W+S
“(5A)Any person making an order under subsection (5) above shall include in the order his reasons for reaching his decision with respect to the dispute.”
15In section 41 of the Act of 1989 (promotion of efficient use of electricity), the following subsections shall be added at the end—E+W+S
“(3)Each public electricity supplier shall, in such form and manner and with such frequency as the Director may direct, take steps to inform his customers of—
(a)the standards determined under this section which are applicable to that supplier; and
(b)that supplier’s level of performance as respects those standards.”
16In Schedule 7 to the Act of 1989 (use of electricity meters), the following shall be substituted for paragraph 1(2)—E+W+S
“(2)If the electricity supplier agrees, the meter may be provided by the customer; but otherwise it shall be provided by the electricity supplier (whether by way of sale, hire or loan).
(2A)A public electricity supplier may refuse to allow one of his customers to provide a meter only if there are reasonable grounds for his refusal.”
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