Authorisation to start operating an energy supply network in accordance with the Energy Economics Act

The commencement of the operation of an energy supply network requires a permit in accordance with Section 4 (1) of the Energy Economics Act (EnWG) by the competent authority under state law.

By applying for the start of operation of the energy supply network, the applicant shall demonstrate that he has the human, technical and economic capacity and reliability to ensure the long-term operation of the network in accordance with the provisions of the EEC.


Preconditions
By applying for the start of operation of the energy supply network, the applicant shall demonstrate that he has the human, technical and economic capacity and reliability to ensure the long-term operation of the network in accordance with the provisions of the EEC.

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Lower Saxony Ministry of the Environment, Energy, Building and Climate Protection

Last update or date of publication
25.03.2021