The CRU has today, 03 November 2022, published a consultation paper (CRU/2022/972) on proposals for Offshore Connection Assets of Offshore Phase 1 projects.
This paper sets out the CRU proposals on the regulatory treatment of offshore connection assets for Phase 1 projects under the following headings:
• Asset ownership transfer process, timing, and value (for offshore connection assets and related onshore connection assets up to the onshore grid connection interface – i.e., transmission connection assets transferring to EirGrid);
• Operation and Maintenance strategy for these assets;
• Guarantee of Availability of these assets and compensation for outages.
Following this consultation, the CRU will decide on these proposals by January 2023.
The CRU welcomes responses on the proposals. Comments should be submitted via email by Friday 02 December 2022 to email@example.com