The Regulation on the Amendment ("Amendment Regulation") to the Regulation on Unlicensed Electricity Generation in the Electricity Market ("Regulation") was published in the Official Gazette dated 29 July 2023 and numbered 32263 and entered into force on the same date.
What the Amendment Regulation Brings?
With the Amendment Regulation, it has been added to the Regulation that the application procedures for unlicensed electricity generation will be carried out electronically and the information regarding the connection capacities of the transformer substations will be announced on the internet within the first 15 days of each month.
In this respect, pursuant to the Provisional Article 1 incorporated into the Regulation by the Amendment Regulation, it has been held that new unlicensed generation applications will not be received by the relevant grid operators from August 1, 2023 until September 30, 2023 in order to carry out infrastructure works for the preparation of the new electronic application system.
By Asli Kinsiz, Senior Associate, Selen Akgun, Associate, and Mehmet Oguz Koc, Trainee Lawyer, Moral, Kinikoglu, Pamukkale, Kokenek