Energy Security Board - Renewable Energy Zones Planning - Consultation

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On 11 August 2020 the Energy Security Board (ESB) published a consultation paper and draft Renewable Energy Zones (REZ) Planning Rules. This consultation focuses on the Step 1 (planning) elements of the ESB’s REZ framework.

The draft REZ Planning Rules build on the actionable ISP Rule changes to co-ordinate the transmission and generation investments in alignment with the optimal development path for the power system in a way that has regard to the needs of communities and developers.

The consultation is now complete and submissions can be found below.

See more information on the consultation.


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