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Connection of Generators / Photovoltaic Cells

(a) Premises already electri​fied


For connection of renewable energy source systems one must fill out the Electricity Services Application - other services. In the case were Net Metering is required one must fill out the Net Metering Application form.

  • Application for connection of photovoltaic cells.

  • Application is forwarded to the Drawing Office for issuing the necessary drawings –

  • After that the application will be forwarded to the Installation Inspectors for a site visit.
  • Issue of terms and acceptance by the customer follow.
  • Copy of the terms/ interconnection/ acceptance of offer duly certified will be given to the applicant in order to present it to the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism in order to receive the relevant subsidy/ allowance.
  • Submission of plans by the licensed electrical contractor of the customer for inspection. Following the inspection and provided nothing objectionable turned up the customer will come along to one of the Customer Service Centres of EAC in order to complete the relevant application card (EAC Form No 13) and sign the energy purchasing contract between EAC and the generator. Connection is then carried out by the service installers.

​​ (b) Premi​ses not yet electrified (new supply) In this case two separate   applications need to be submitted:

( c) Only photovoltaic cells without the need of supplying premises:

  • ​In this case the procedure followed is as described under paragraph (a) above with the sole exception that the customer/ generator is called upon to bear 50% of the cost of connection network.



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