Electricity Generation Licence (Wholesaler)

Notes to Applicant

  1. The estimated time taken to complete the form is 20 minutes.
  2. If any information provided by the Applicant is of a confidential or commercially sensitive nature, please identify such information in a separate document by noting the relevant sections and citing reasons why the information is considered confidential or commercially sensitive.
  3. The requirements stated in this application form are subject to changes, due to continual development and evolvement of the industry. You are advised to check with us periodically with regard to the latest licensing requirements.
  4. In the event that the licence is granted, an initial licence fee as well as an annual fee during the term of the licence would be payable.
  5. The Applicant should also seek the necessary approvals, clearances and endorsements (as required) from all relevant authorities in relation to the application and submit all relevant corresponding documents.
  6. All items marked with asterisk (*) are mandatory fields.

For Information

  1. You need to apply for an Electricity Licence for Wholesaler (Generation) Licensee to trade electricity in a wholesale electricity market operated by the Market Company if the generating unit:
    1. Has a nameplate capacity of 1MW or more but less than 10MW; and
    2. is going to be connected to the electricity transmission system
  2. The Applicant is required to first consult the Transmission Licensee for an electricity connection scheme and the Transmission Licensee will advise the Applicant on the proposed connection scheme accordingly. The Applicant is required to submit its acceptance to the Transmission Licensee's proposed connection scheme as part of the Licence application form.
  3. If the Applicant intends to use gas as a fuel for the generating plant, the Applicant is also required to consult the Gas Transporter Licensee for a gas connection scheme and the Gas Transporter Licensee will advise the Applicant on the proposed gas connection scheme accordingly. Where applicable, the Applicant is required to submit its acceptance to the Gas Transporter Licensee's proposed gas connection scheme as part of the Licence application form.
  4. The issuance of a licence does not guarantee registration by the Market Company for participation in the Wholesale Electricity Market in Singapore.
  5. The Licensee shall be subject to and shall comply with any codes of practice and standards of performance issued or approved under Section 16 of the Act that apply to the Licensee.
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