2008-09-05E145JJThe London Borough of Tower Hamlets-0.01690251.502619E14 5JJTSO (The Stationery Office), St Crispins, Duke Street, Norwich, NR3 1PD, 01603 622211, customer.services@tso.co.uk70122103/202103/20

firmus energy

Application for a private electricity supply licence

1. Full name of the applicant(s):
firmus energy (supply) limited
2. Address of the applicant(s) or, in the case of a body corporate, the registered or principal office.
Business address – Kilbegs Business Park, Antrim, Northern Ireland, BT41 4NN
Registered office – 10 Upper Bank Street, London, E14 5JJ
3. Where the applicant is a company, the full names of the current Directors and the company’s registered number.
Dave Kirwan (Chairman) • Michael G. O’Sullivan • Pierce O’Hanrahan • Reg. no. 5369108
4. Where a holding of 20 per cent, or more of the shares (see Note) of an applicant is held by a body corporate or partnership or an unincorporated association carrying on a trade or business with or without a view to profit, the name(s) and address(es) of the holder(s) of such shares shall be provided.
firmus energy (supply) is a wholly owned subsidiary of firmus energy (Distribution) Limited (which in turn is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bord Gais Eireann, Gasworks Road, Cork, Ireland).
(a) annual forecasts of costs, sales and revenues and project financing stating the assumptions underlying the fixtures provided;
(b) detailed map or maps to a scale sufficient to show clearly–
(i) the area to which a the application relates;
(ii) the distribution system above 11kV, showing overhead lines, cable routes and associated substations; and
(iii) which lines, cables and substations are to be constructed and which are already in existence;
(c) single line diagram of the distribution system showing what is to be constructed and what is already in existence.
5. Details of any expected subsequent substantial capital outflows including major decommissioning costs.
6. Estimates of net annual cash flows for subsequent periods sufficient to demonstrate the financial security and feasibility of the project(s) to which the application relates.
• As documented in Part 2
7. A list of the names and addresses of customers to be supplied.
• Unspecified customer details to date • Phase 1: 10 towns (firmus energy franchise area) large IC customers • Phase 2: other NI large IC customers • Phase 3: small IC users • Phase 4: domestic users
8. A statement of the extent (if any) to which the applicant considers it necessary for powers under Schedule 3 (compulsory acquisition of land etc,) and under Schedule 4 (other powers etc.) to the Order to be given throught the licence for which he is applying, together with a statement of any specific purposes for which those powers are felt to be necessary.
9. Details of any licences held, applied for or being applied for by the applicant in respect of the generation, participation in transmission or supply of electricity.
• no licences held for electricity • firmus energy holds 2 gas supply licences and 1 gas distribution licence
References to shares–
(a) in relation to an applicant with a share capital, are to allotted shares;
(b) in relation to an applicant with capital but no share capital, are to rights to share in the capital of the applicant;
(c) in relation to an applicant without capital, are to interests–
(i) conferring any right to share in the profits or liability to contribute to the losses of the applicant; or
(ii) giving rise to an obligation to contribute to the debts or expenses of the applicant in the event of a winding up.