Energy Act 2008

Petroleum Act 1998 (c. 17)

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11In section 44 (offshore installations)—

(a)in subsection (3), after paragraph (a) insert—

(aa)the exploration of any place in, under or over relevant waters with a view to the storage of gas in such an place;

(ab)the conversion of any place in, under or over relevant waters for the purpose of storing gas;,

(b)in paragraph (b) of that subsection, for “in or under the shore or bed of” substitute “in, under or over”,

(c)after that paragraph insert—

(ba)the unloading of gas at any place in, under or over relevant waters;,

(d)in paragraph (d) of that subsection, for “paragraph (a), (b) or (c)” substitute “any of paragraphs (a) to (c)”, and

(e)in subsection (5), after “section—” insert—

“gas” means gas within the meaning of section 2(4) of the Energy Act 2008;.