Electricity generation licence application – Korvest Ltd
- Project Released: 17 Feb 2021
- Project Closes: May 2021
- Contact: Jessica Farrell
The Commission has received an application from Korvest Ltd for an electricity generation licence to operate a solar photovoltaic (PV) generating plant with a maximum plant capacity of 337.6 kilo-volt-amperes (kVA) and maximum export capacity of 199 kilowatt (kW) located at Kilburn.
Current status is Initiate
The Commission has received an application from Korvest Ltd for an electricity generation licence in accordance with the Electricity Act 1996 (Electricity Act). The applicant is seeking to operate a solar PV generating plant with a maximum plant capacity of 337.6kVA and maximum export capacity of 199kW located at 574 and 580 Prospect Road, Kilburn.
In assessing an electricity generation licence application, the Commission considers the application against the relevant licensing provisions set out in the Electricity Act. It will also have regard to its primary objective under the Essential Services Commission Act 2002, being the protection of the long-term interests of South Australian consumers with respect to the price, quality and reliability of essential services, and other factors as they apply to the Commission's role as an economic regulator of the South Australian electricity industry.
In making its assessment, the Commission considers advice from the Office of the Technical Regulator related to health and environment protection are regulated under separate legislative frameworks.
The application is subject to a public consultation period closing on 15 March 2021. The Commission welcomes submissions on any matters relevant to the application.