Released 10 June 2021
SI 2021/676 amends and modifies SI 2005/3320 to update references to the Combined Heat and Power Quality Assurance Standard (CHPQA) from 1 July 2021.
The Hydrocarbon Oil Duties (Reliefs for Electricity Generation) (Amendment and Modification) Regulations 2021 amend the Hydrocarbon Oil Duties (Reliefs for Electricity Generation) Regulations 2005 (SI 2005/3320) to update references in those regulations to the Combined Heat and Power Quality Assurance Standard (CHPQA) and to certificates issued under it. These amendments only apply to qualifying oil or qualifying bioblend used to produce outputs of a combined heat and power station in Great Britain. The regulations further make temporary modifications (for the period of from 1 July 2021 to 28 May 2022 (inclusive)) to update the definition of the CHPQA, and of certificates issued under it, to refer to issue 8 of the CHPQA and to related guidance notes. The regulations come into force on 1 July 2021.