Document Repository - Phase 3

 

RHI Phase 3 Chronology - 8 July 2015 to 18 November 2015

Date Document  Bates Reference
8-9 Jul 2015 Email between Tom Forgrave,
Stuart Wightman, Seamus
Hughes, Dan Sinton and to
David Mark re proposed
changes to NI RHI
8-9 Jul 2015 Emails between Tom Forgrave,
Stuart Wightman, Seamus
Hughes, Dan Sinton and Chris
Osborne re proposed changes
to NI RHI
8-9 Jul 2015 Email from Tom Forgrave to
Stuart Wightman, Seamus
Hughes, Dan Sinton re 
proposed changes to NI RHI
which was forwarded by
Stuart Wightman to Chris
Stewart on 09/07/15
9 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to David Mark of Moy Park re
boiler sizes and LPG backups
9 Jul 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne
and Seamus Hughes re possible
grace period and DETI response
9 Jul 2015 Email from Tom Forgrave to
David Mark re proposed
changes to NI RHI
9 Jul 2015 Letter from Stuart Wightman
to Paul McGinn enclosing
draft regulations
9 Jul 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Terence Coyne and Bernie
Brankin re Departmental Board:
Risk Management Paper
9 Jul 2015 UFU Poultry Committee 
Minutes
9-10 Jul 2015 DETI confirmation of June
Monitoring Control Annex 2015
9-22 Jul 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Chris Osborne - proposed
changes to the NI RHI, meeting
and Cathal Ellis' paper
10 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Trevor Cooper re urgent cost
control and administrative
changes to NI RHI schemes
10 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Edmund Ward re NI RHI
applications processing update -
last month and this month
10 Jul 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne
and Seamus Hughes re request
DETI meet with UFU
10 Jul 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes
to Chris Osborne: proposed
changes to the NI RHI:
arranging a time to meet;
indicating there will be no
changes to RHI before 1st
October
10 Jul 2015 Emails between Chris
Johnston and Michael Doran
10 Jul 2015 Email between IES and Seamus
Hughes re update on 'combined
heat and power'
10 Jul 2015 Email from Fergal Hegarty to
Stuart Wightman re multiple
boilers and response from
Seamus Hughes
10 Jul 2015 Email from Frank McCullagh
to Seamus Hughes re possible
changes to NI RHI grant
support for non-domestic use
of biomass boilers
10 Jul 2015 Email from Geoff Thompson
to Chris Osborne re meeting
with DETI
13 Jul 2015 Email from Katy Read to
Seamus Hughes re edit to
the draft regulations
13 Jul 2015 Email from Edmund Ward to
various Ofgem staff re project
priorities on the development
of NI RHI
15 Jul 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne,
Jim McManus, Nathan McVeigh
and Angela McParland re ETI
Committee Meeting 9 July 2015
16 Jul 2015 Email from Colin Breen to Chris
Osborne re rating of wind 
turbines
16 Jul 2015 Email from Timothy Cairns to
Stephen Brimstone and Andrew
Crawford 8 July 2015 submission
16 Jul 2015 Email from Andrew Crawford
to Richard Crawford with
Ministerial submission of
8 July 2015 attached
16 Jul 2015 Cathal Ellis Paper – 
Environmental Control in
Poultry (Broiler) units
16 Jul 2015 Agenda for meeting of the
RHI Non-Domestic Board
16 Jul 2015 Briefing paper by Gareth John
for RHI Non-Domestic Board
Meeting re Scheme Board
Overview
17 Jul 2015 Email from Cathal Ellis to
Seamus Hughes attaching
paper on Environmental 
Control in Poultry (Broiler) units
17 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to John Mills re July 2015
submission still not approved
17 Jul 2015 Emails between Seamus  
Hughes and Cathal Ellis re
heat requirement within
the Northern Ireland
poultry sector
17 Jul 2015 Emails between Tom Forgrave,
Geoff Thompson, Martyn Blair
and Chris Osborne re Cathal
Ellis document sent to DETI
17 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
John Mills re urgent cost control
and administrative changes to
the NI RHI schemes
17 Jul 2015 Emails between Cathal Ellis,
Keith Wilson and David Mark
re CAFRE biomass letter
17 Jul 2015 Emails between Keith Wilson,
Cathal Ellis and David Mark re
Environmental Control in
Poultry (Broiler) Units
17 Jul 2015 UFU Update - This week
20 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Chris Stewart re update on RHI
20 Jul 2015 Email from Edmund Ward to
Stuart Wightman regarding
grace period
20 Jul 2015 Email from Edmund Ward to
Stuart Wightman – NI RHI
applications processing –
last month and this month
20 Jul 2015 Email from Andrew Crawford
to his private email account
attaching 8 July 2015
Ministerial submission
20 Jul 2015 Emails between Terence
McCracken of Innasol Ltd and
Seamus Hughes regarding
possible changes to RHI
20 Jul 2015 Email from Andrew Crawford to
Timothy Cairns re urgent cost
control and administrative
changes to the RHI
20 Jul 2015 Email response from Stephen
Brimstone to Timothy Cairns
re Submission of 8 July 2015
urgent cost control and
administrative changes to
the NI RHI schemes
20 Jul 2015 Emails between David Mark,
David Gibson, Alan Houston,
Tom McKeown, Tracy Breen,
Barry Towe and others re NI
Farm Growth w/e 19 June 2015
21 Jul 2015 Emails between Andrew
Crawford, Timothy Cairns and
Stephen Brimstone re urgent
cost control and administrative
changes to the NI RHI schemes
21 Jul 2015 Handwritten note by Seamus
Hughes of telecon with Ofgem
21 Jul 2015 Handwritten notes of telecon
between DETI and Ofgem
21 Jul 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes 
to Adele Willis re RHI Non-
domestic amendment 
regulations
21 Jul 2015 DETI Corporate Risk Register
for consideration by the
Departmental Board on
21 July 2015
21 Jul 2015 Email from Michelle Scott to
Emer Morelli – Non-domestic
RHI - approvals
21 Jul 2015 to
31 Aug 2015
Emails between Cathal Ellis,
RHI Accreditations re RHI
application
22 Jul 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Chris Osborne: changes to RHI,
meeting, CAFRE paper attached;
notes from meeting
22 Jul 2015 Handwritten note by Seamus
Hughes of meeting between
DETI, Solmatix and Alternative
Heat
22 Jul 2015 Handwritten note by Seamus
Hughes of meeting between
DETI and UFU
22 Jul 2015 Email from Jim Clarke to
sustainable development
tenders and Christopher 
Boyle re Project 1281
23 Jul 2015 Email from Andrew Crawford
to Joan Gregg forwarding
information on the RHI scheme
23 Jul 2015 Email from Alan Smith to
Shane Murphy re RHI value
for money assessment
23 Jul 2015 Emails between Stuart
Wightman and Chris Stewart
re Timothy Cairns’ concerns
24 Jul 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Alan Smith and others re
HP TRIM records
24 Jul 2015 Emails between Seamus
Hughes and Cathal Ellis re
Poultry/Woodchip
24 Jul 2015 UFU Update – This Week
24-27 Jul 2015 Standard form generic email
responses from DETI to RHI
enquiries from various
stakeholders
27 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to John Mills and others re
Business Case – ND  RHI
Extension (230715)
27 Jul 2015 Emails between Seamus
Hughes and Teri Clifton re
NI RHI administrative
costs for year to 2020/21
28 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Bernie Brankin re domestic RHI
approved expenditure
28 Jul 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Stuart Wightman - average
commercial biomass boiler
costs
28 Jul 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Bernie Brankin re domestic RHI
approved expenditure
29 Jul 2015 Email from Teri Clifton to
Gareth John re DETI forecasts
29 Jul 2015 Email from Bernie Brankin to
Trevor Cooper re RHI Profile
of £103.5m
29 Jul 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Alan Smith and others
with Stuart Wightman's draft
business case for non-
domestic RHI 18 month
extension for comment
29 Jul 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes
to Alan Smith and others re
business case for non-domestic
RHI 18 month extension
27 July 2015
29 Jul 2015 Emails between Trevor
Cooper and Bernie Brankin
re RHI Profile of £103.5m
29 Jul 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Iain McFarlane forwarding
email from Stuart Wightman
to Bernie Brankin - domestic
RHI approved expenditure
29 Jul 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes
to Katy Read re NI RHI –
proposed changes in October
– Feasibility Study – update to
Ofgem 29 July 2015
29 Jul 2015 Emails between David Gibson,
John Harrison, Ian Chapman,
Aidan Fisher, Alan Johnston and
others re Intake Weights
30 Jul 2015 Email from John Mills to
Timothy Cairns, forwarded to
Andrew Crawford, re urgent
need for tiered tariff
30 Jul 2015 Emails between Timothy Cairns,
Andrew Crawford, Chris Stewart,
John Mills, Stuart Wightman and 
others re RHI
30 Jul to
7 Aug 2015
Emails between Andrew
Crawford and Timothy Cairns
re changes to the RHI scheme
31 Jul 2015 Ofgem Feasibility Study for
the implementation of the
NI RHI Phase 2 amendments
30 Jul to
7 Aug 2015
Emails between Timothy Cairns
and Andrew Crawford re
introduction of tiering change
on 1 October 2015 and
increasing tiering limit to
3000 hours
3 Jul to
9 Aug 2015
Extracts from Minister Bell’s
diary
Aug 2015 Letter from Stuart Wightman to
Jim McManus re SL1 - The
Renewable Heat Incentive
Scheme Amendment
Regulations (NI) 2015
Aug 2015 Supply Key Issues - August 2015
3 Aug 2015 Email from Howard Hastings to
Andrew Crawford; email from
Brian Hood to Austen Lennon
re introduction of tiering
4 Aug 2015 Emails between John Mills and
Chris Stewart re RHI payments
to Ofgem
4 Aug 2015 Emails between Edmund Ward,
Gareth John and Teri Clifton re
DETI costs and forecasting
4 Aug 2015 Email discussion between
Chris Osborne and Seamus
Hughes re RHI update
4 Aug 2015 Email from David Mark to Simon
Oborn re Heads up – confidential
4 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Chris Osborne re RHI update –
still awaiting a response from
the Minister
5 Aug 2015 Internal Ofgem emails re
‘trailer emails’ to participants
5 Aug 2015 Emails between John Mills,
Sarah Redwood and Trevor
Cooper re GB RHI
budgets/forecasts
5 Aug 2015 Letter from Ofgem to Stephen
Brimstone confirming outcome
of audit
5 Aug 2015 Emails between John O’Shea and
Seamus Hughes re CHP update
5 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
BH Estate and Farmers Journal
providing link to the RHI Phase
2 consultation document
6 Aug 2015 Stephen Brimstone
Commissioning Certificate

Circa
Aug 2015
Questions for RHI applicants in
relation to the 'non-single
domestic' requirement; Reply
from Stephen Brimstone
6 Aug 2015 Email chain of queries from
Invest NI re rumours 
circulating about RHI
6 Aug 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes,
John Batch, Peter Larmour, Jim
Clarke and Stuart Wightman re
RHI – feedback from business
6-7 Aug 2015 Emails between Tom Forgrave
and Seamus Hughes re grace
periods
7 Aug 2015 Email from Helen Vaughan to
John Mills and Seamus Hughes
re RHI issues raised at SMT
7 Aug 2015 Email from Chris Stewart to
Timothy Cairns requesting
update on 8 July 2015
submission
7 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Stuart Wightman re potential
spike in RHI applications
7 Aug 2015 Email from Chris Stewart to
Andrew McCormick re urgent
cost control and administrative
changes to NI RHI schemes
7 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Stuart Wightman re urgent cost
control and administrative
changes to the NI RHI schemes
8 Aug 2015 Handwritten notes by Seamus
Hughes of telecon with Ofgem
10 Aug 2015 Email from Bernie Brankin to
Trevor Cooper re July actual
outturn and forecast outturn
for August 2015-16
11 Aug 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Michelle Scott re Non-
Domestic RHI - approvals
11 Aug 2015 Email between Michelle Scott
and Trevor Cooper re Non-
Domestic RHI - approvals
11 Aug 2015 Email from Chris Stewart to
Timothy Cairns, John Mills and
Andrew McCormick re RHI
11 Aug 2015 Email from Leona Edgar to
Timothy Johnston re Alan
Murray – Sunday Life –
SpAds golden handshake
11 Aug 2015 Email from Sean Cudmore, to
Timothy Johnston re policy
conference on energy in NI on
17 September 2015
11 Aug 2015 Emails between Andrew
Crawford, Chris Osborne and
George Dorrian re meeting
with finance minister
12 Aug 2015 Meeting to discuss budget
structures for new department
(DFE).  RHI discussed before
meeting: DOF handwritten notes
- RHI and Agri-food loan scheme
12 Aug 2015 Angela Millar's handwritten
notes from meeting with DETI
12 Aug 2015 Email from Timothy Cairns to
Andrew Crawford forwarding
emails from John Mills and
Chris Stewart re RHI
13 Aug 2015 Letter from Simon Hamilton
to Jonathan Bell re RHI
13 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes
to Fergal Hegarty re non
domestic RHI statistics
14 Aug 2015 Submission from Trevor Cooper
to Andrew McCormick, Timothy
Cairns and Jonathan Bell: 
2014-15 Final Outturn
14 Aug 2015 Email from Amy Powell-Tuck to
Edmund Ward and Teri Clifton
re NI audit results with the
Non-Compliance Report for NI
NDRHI Audits Scheme 2013-15
attached
14 Aug 2015 Emails between Trevor Cooper,
Bernie Brankin, John Mills, and
Sarah Redwood re GB RHI
budgets/forecasts
14 Aug 2015 Email from Bernie Brankin to
Trevor Cooper re update on
finance issues
14 Aug 2015 Email from Bernie Brankin to
Trevor Cooper re GB RHI
budgets/forecasts
14 Aug 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Laura McCoy re update on
issues
14 Aug 2015 Email from Laura McCoy to
Trevor Cooper re update on
issues
14 Aug 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Eugene Rooney re update on
issues
14 Aug 2015 Email from Chris Stewart to
Trevor Cooper forwarding
RHI email updates
16 Aug 2015 Handwritten note by Seamus
Hughes of telecon with Ofgem
17 Aug 2015 Email from Francis Crockford to
John Mills attaching October
monitoring commissioning
letter and templates
17 Aug 2015 Email between Action 
Renewables and Seamus
Hughes re RHI changes
17 Aug 2015 Emails between Fergal Hegarty
and Seamus Hughes re RHI
update
17-18 Aug 2015 Standard form generic email
responses from DETI to RHI
enquiries from various
stakeholders
18 Aug 2015 Emails between Stuart 
Wightman, Seamus Hughes and
Jim Clarke regarding possible
meeting between DETI and Invest
NI in September
18 Aug 2015 Emails between Tom Forgrave,
Chris Osborne, Martyn Blair,
Fergal Hegarty, and Geoff
Thompson re RHI update
19 Aug 2015 Letter from Paul McGinn to
Seamus Hughes re advice on
draft regulations
20 Aug 2015 Emails between John Mills,
Chris Stewart and Andrew
McCormick re update on RHI
20 Aug 2015 Email between Timothy Cairns,
Andrew Crawford, Chris Stewart,
John Mills, Stuart Wightman and 
others re update on RHI
20 Aug 2015 Draft submission from Stuart
Wightman to Minister Bell re
correspondence from Steven
Agnew MLA
20 Aug 2015 Emails between Andrew
McCormick, John Mills, Chris
Stewart and Bernie Brankin re
update on RHI
21 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Paul McGinn enclosing revised
draft RHI amendment
regulations
21 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Katy Read attaching draft 2015
amendment regulations for
comment
21 Aug 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Future Renewables re
grace period
24 Aug 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
John Mills with revised  RHI
timetable
24 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Paul McGinn requesting legal
advice regarding seeking DFP
approval to extend the scheme
24 Aug 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Alan Hegan re queries
surrounding future system
alterations
24-25 Aug 2015 Emails between Edmund Ward
and Katy Read re draft 2015
amendment regulations
25 Aug 2015 Email from Neil Bingham to
Chris Osborne re dispute
determination
25 Aug 2015 Emails between Harry Baxter
of Central Ministries and
Seamus Hughes re tariff bands
25 Aug 2015 Email from Terence at C2
Energy to Stephen Brimstone
re RHI application letter
template
25 Aug to
22 Oct 2015
Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Katy Read re Ofgem’s
comments on the draft
amendment regulations
25 Aug to
12 Oct 2015
Emails between Seamus Hughes,
Katy Read and Jane Pierce re draft
2015 amendment regulations
26 Aug 2015 Emails between Gareth Moles
and Seamus Hughes re
proposed changes to RHI -
Drumcree Parish Church
26 Aug 2015 Memo from Terry Coyne to
Trevor Cooper and others
re Corporate Risk Register
26 Aug 2015 UFU Minutes of Executive
Committee Meeting;
President’s Report
27 Aug 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Alan Hegan in response to
query 
28 Aug 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Timothy Cairns attaching
revised 8 July 2015
submission
28 Aug 2015 Email from Private Office to
Damien Hegarty re revised
submission RHI introduction
of legislation on tiered tariff
for biomass
28 Aug 2015 Email from Tom Forgrave to
Seamus Hughes re grace period
28 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Future Renewables re timetable
for RHI changes
28 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
David Mark re NI RHI – timeline
for proposed changes
28 Aug 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Chris Osborne and Tom Forgrave
re NI RHI – timeline for proposed
changes
28 Aug 2015 Letter from AFBI to Chris Osborne
re renewable energy and biomass
science in AFBI
Sep 2015 Draft RHI Amendment
Regulations (NI) 2015 (various
versions)
1 Sep 2015 Email from Brendan Crawley to
Cathal Ellis re Greenmount RHI
1 Sep 2015 Emails between Harry Baxter
and Seamus Hughes re
timetable for RHI changes
2 Sep 2015 Emails between Joy Alexander,
Colum McMenamin, Cathal Ellis, 
Teresa McCarney, Claire Heron
and others re RHI payments
3 Sep 2015 Email from Private Office
confirming ministerial
approval of amended
8 July 2015 submission
3 Sep 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
David McCune re submission
decision SUB-1075-2015 :
ETI Committee RHI – Introduction
of cost control measures and
ensuring effective administration
of domestic scheme
3 Sep 2015 Submission from Stuart
Wightman to Jonathan Bell
COR 1191/2015 Domestic
RHI signed 9 September 2015
3 Sep 2015 Submission from Stuart
Wightman to Jonathan Bell
COR 1191/2015 Domestic
RHI signed 9 September 2015
3 Sep 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman 
to Edmund Ward, Katy Read
and Teri Clifton re final policy
paper on RHI proposals
3 Sep 2015 Email from Damien Hegarty to
Stuart Wightman re submission
decision SUB-1075-2015 : ETI
Committee RHI – Introduction
of cost control measures and 
ensuring effective administration
of Domestic Scheme
3 Sep 2015 Email from DETI Private Office
to Stuart Wightman re
submission to Timothy Cairns
and Jonathan Bell re RHI –
Introduction of cost control
measures and Ensuring Effective
Administration of domestic
scheme attached
3 Sep 2015 SL1. RHI – Introduction of
cost control measures and
ensuring effective
administration of domestic
scheme; attaching memo to
committee members and
letter from Stuart Wightman
to Jim McManus and final
policy paper
3 Sep 2015 Stuart Wightman sends Fergal
Hegarty of Alternative Heat and 
Frank McCullagh of Solmatix
advanced copy of policy paper;
this is then forwarded by
Connel McMullan to Moy Park
3 Sep 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
David Mark and Tom Forgrave
re confirmation of clearance of
final policy paper on RHI
proposals
3 Sep 2015 Email from Simon Oborn to Alan
Huston re monthly portfolio
report
4 Sep 2015 Email from Bernie Brankin to
John Mills checking re a contact
in the DECC Finance Team
4 Sep 2015 Email from Teri Clifton and
Gareth John re submission
decision SUB - 1075-2015
- ETI Committee RHI –
introduction of cost control
measures & ensuring
effective administration of
domestic scheme
4 Sep 2015 Letter from Chris Osborne to
Patsy McGlone re SL1 proposed
renewables obligation closure
order and grace period (NI)
2015 – wind technology
7 Sep 2015 Email from Ofgem RHI 
Accreditations to Stephen
Brimstone re further information
7 Sep 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes,
Cathal Ellis and Tom Forgrave re
changes to non domestic RHI
7 Sep 2015 Emails between Emer Morelli,
Michelle Scott, Michael Houston
and Lee-Anne Hutchinson re
Invest NI - follow up casework
meeting minutes – 27 July 2015
7 Sep 2015 Emails between Chris Johnston,
Anne Fisher, Cathal Ellis and
John Martin re Wood Fuel
Quality event at AFBI 
7 Sep 2015 Email from John Martin to
Chris Johnston re Wood
Fuel Quality event
7 Sep 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
David Mark: changes to non-
domestic RHI
7 Sep 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Chris Osborne re changes to
non-domestic RHI
8 Sep 2015 OFMDFM Press Release:
changes to the NI RHI Scheme
8 Sep 2015 Chair’s brief from Jim McManus
to Patsy McGlone for ETI
Committee meeting
8 Sep 2015 Emails between Colum
McMenamin, Cathal Ellis,
Martin McKendry and
others re RHI Payments
8 Sep 2015 Seamus Hughes' presentation
on NI RHI
9 Sep 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Ofgem re grace period
9 Sep 2015 Draft press release sent to
Timothy Cairns for clearance
9 Sep 2015 Email from Bernie Brankin to
Trevor Cooper re August actual
outturn and forecast outturn
for the remainder of the 
2015/16 financial year
9 Sep 2015 Emails between Gayle Thompson
and Cathal Ellis re RHI payments
CAFRE
9 Sep 2015 Emails between Tom Forgrave,
Seamus Hughes, Fergal Hegarty,
John Smyth, Cathal Ellis and
Chris Osborne re changes
to NI RHI
10 Sep 2015 Emails between Tom Forgrave,
Fergal Hegarty, Cathal Ellis re
changes to non-domestic RHI
10 Sep 2015 DETI email re: changes to
NI RHI - cap on payments
10 Sep 2015 Letter from Paul McGinn
to Seamus Hughes
10 Sep 2015 Email from Davina McCay to
Trevor Cooper re EnergyWise
OBC – Chapters 9-11
10 Sep 2015 Ofgem E-Serve Audit and
Compliance Monthly Meeting
10 Sep 2015 Email from John Martin to
Pat Durkin re RHI changes
10 Sep 2015 UFU Poultry Committee Minutes
11 Sep 2015 Email from Stephen Brimstone
to RHI Accreditations re further
information
Circa
11 Sep 2015
Photographs of Stephen
Brimstone's workshop
11 Sep 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
to Marc Tischler re NI RHI -
annual payments in excess of
400,000kWh
11 Sep 2015 Internal Ofgem email 
discussion re draft 2015 
amendment regulations
11 Sep 2015 Minutes of Invest NI – DETI
casework committee meeting
13 Sep 2015 Emails between Stuart Wightman,
Trevor Cooper, Shane Murphy re
business case for non-domestic
RHI 18 month extension
14 Sep 2015 Email from Andrew McCormick
to Chris Stewart re issues
14 Sep 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
David Trimble re Practical
On-farm Renewable Energy
event, 29th October 2015
14 Sep 2015 Letter from John Mills to Stephen
Agnew MLA responding to query
of 20 August 2015
15 Sep 2015 Email from Andrew McCormick
to HOCS on DETI top priorities
re Ministerial clearance
15 Sep 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Edmund Ward re NI RHI – audit
inspections visits
15 Sep 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes
to Jim Clarke re various
15 Sep 2015 Email from Teri Clifton to
Stuart Wightman re draft
indicative RHI NI forecast
costs for 2016-17
15 Sep 2015 Emails between David Mark,
Connel McMullan and Barry
Towe re Annex A – final policy
paper on RHI  proposals
16 Sep 2015 Email from Chris Stewart to
John Mills and Stuart Wightman
- request to review progress and
next steps in relation to RHI
16 Sep 2015 Emails between Sarah Driver
and Jane Pierce re amendments
to the NI RHI guidance
17 Sep 2015 Emails between Seamus
Hughes and IES re CHP
17 Sep 2015 Email from Simon Scott to Chris
Osborne re NIE – RP6 price
control approach
18 Sep 2015 Internal Ofgem discussion re
possible problems  arising out of
DUP ‘in-out’ ministers
18 Sep 2015 Email from OFMDFM to PSFM
PSdFM cc Timothy Johnston and
others COR-1062-2015: moving
of DETI business in plenary
18 Sep 2015 Emails between Gareth Moles
and Seamus Hughes re the
1314 hours limit 
21 Sep 2015 Emails between Mark Cardwell
and Andrew McCormick re final
(draft) DETI Internal Audit Plan
2015/16 with attachment
21 Sep 2015 Email from Chris Johnston to
Seamus Hughes re AFBI CAFRE
wood chip workshop
23 Sep 2015 Email from Private Office: re
SUB 1075-2015 : ETI
Committee RHI Introduction
of cost control measures and
ensuring effective
administration of domestic
scheme
23 Sep 2015 Letter from Agnes Lennon
commissioning AME Autumn
2015 Forecast sent to Bernie
Brankin and forwarded to
Linda Donaldson to draft letter
24 Sep 2015 Email from OFMDFM to
PSFM PSdFM cc Timothy
Johnston and others re
COR-1080-2015: Resignation
of Ministers for DSD, DETI,
DHSSPS and DRD
24 Sep 2015 Email from Sean Kerr to Timothy
Johnston and Jonathan Bell re
lines to take – DETI Motion on
Renewables Obligation Closure
Order
25 Sep 2015 Davina McCay's handwritten 
notes
25 Sep 2015 Email from Brian Hylands to
Peter Robinson cc Timothy
Johnston, Richard Bullick and
others re Ministerial papers
table 24 September 2015
28 Sep 2015 Email from OFMDFM toPSFM
PSdFM cc Timothy Johnston
and others re COR-1080-2015:
– resignation of Ministers for
DSD, DETI, DHSSPS and DRD
28 Sep 2015 Letter from Minister Foster
to HOCS appointing Stephen
Brimstone as OFMDFM
Special Adviser
29 Sep 2015 Agenda and papers for
DETI Departmental Audit 
Committee meeting; draft 
minutes of meeting
29 Sep 2015 Emails from OFMDFM to
PSFM PSdFM cc Timothy
Johnston and others re
COR-1091-2015: resignation
of Minister for the
Department of Enterprise,
Trade and Investment
29 Sep 2015 Memo from Terry Coyne to
Trevor Cooper and others re
Corporate Risk Register
29 Sep 2015 Email from Timothy Johnston
to John Robinson and Clive
McFarland re lines to take –
DETI Motion on Renewables
Obligation Closure Order
30 Sep 2015 Letter from Stuart Wightman
to Paul McGinn re draft RHI
amendment regulations
30 Sep 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
John Mills - discussion on the
business case
30 Sep 2015 RHI meeting of DoF Supply, DETI
Finance and policy officials:
Michelle Scott’s handwritten
notes; Emer Morelli’s
handwritten notes
30 Sep 2015 Emails from Damien Drumm
and Mark Beattie to Andrew
Crawford regarding Sainsbury’s,
UFU
30 Sep 2015 President’s Report UFU
Executive Committee meeting
30 Sep 2015 UFU news release
Oct 2015 Presentation by Chris Osborne
re small scale renewables
Oct 2015 Notes on RHI pre-brief
1 Oct 2015 Input from Stuart Wightman
for Heads of Branch Meeting
1 Oct 2015 Email from Iain McFarlane to
Francine Manikpure and others
re RHI
1 Oct 2015 Email from OFMDFM to PSFM
PSdFM cc Timothy Johnston and
others COR-1099-2015 : COR to
note – letters of resignation
from Ministers for DSD, DETI,
DHSSPS and DRD
1-15 Oct 2015 Emails between Jim Shannon
and Chris Osborne and Gillian
Cahoon re request for meeting
with Jonathan Bell with attached
letter from UFU
1 Oct 2015 Letter from HOCS to First Minister
Robinson re appointment of
Stephen Brimstone as Special
Adviser
1-15 Oct 2015 Emails between Margaret Ritchie
and Chris Osborne re ending of
Renewable Obligations in NI
and impact on farming industry
1 Oct 2015 Assurance statement for 2nd
AME forecasting exercise
2015-16 (Autumn)
1 Oct 2015 Stephen Brimstone’s
acceptance of appointment
as OFMDFM Special Adviser
2 Oct 2015 Email from Pamela Galloway
to Sarah Benton and Angela
Millar attaching 2013 HMT
spending round and noting
that RHI appears to be dealt
with in the context of DEL

 

5 Oct 2015 Email from Laura McCoy
on behalf of John Mills to
Trevor Cooper re business
case - RHI extension
5 Oct 2015 Email from John Mills to Bernie
Brankin – confirming email was
sent to Sarah Redwood to
establish a contact in the DECC
Finance team
5 Oct 2015 Email from Gillian Cahoon to
Timothy Johnston re NIRO
closure – Onshore Wind;
Request for meeting with
Jonathan Bell
5 Oct 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Cathal Ellis re heat from
biomass – RHI update POFRE
press release October 2015
5 Oct 2015 Email from Andy Morrall to
Jane Pierce re draft 2015
amendment regulations
5 Oct 2015 Email from Jane Pierce to
Andy Morrall responding
to his email of same date
re draft 2015 amendment
regulations
6 Oct 2015 Reply from Sarah Redwood
to John Mills regarding contact
in DECC finance team
6 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper
to Shane Murphy attaching
business case addendum
for Shane Murphy’s views
6 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper
to Iain McFarlane attaching
business case addendum
for review and summary of
the issues 
6-23 Oct 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne
and Gillian Cahoon re Meeting
with UFU
7 Oct 2015 Email from Shane Murphy to
Trevor Cooper  commenting on
draft business case addendum
7 Oct 2015 Emails between between John
Mills and Andrew Crawford
7 Oct 2015 Draft Business Case to extend
the NI Renewable Heat Incentive
7 Oct 2015 Email from Lee-Anne Hutchinson
to Mignonne Smith re RHI
7 Oct 2015 Emails between John Mills and
Andrew Crawford discussing
changes to the RHI scheme
7 Oct 2015 Email from Andrew Crawford
to Watson Colhoun forwarding
RHI press release
7 Oct 2015 Email from OFMDFM to PSFM
PSdFM cc Timothy Johnston
and others COR-1107-2015:
Letter of resignation from the
DETI Minister
7 Oct 2015 Press Article: Heat from Biomass
- RHI Update by Cathal Ellis
8 Oct 2015 Email from Laura McCoy to John
Mills and others - meeting re RHI
8 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Bernie Brankin re meeting with
DFP Supply
8 Oct 2015 Email from Jeff Partridge to
Mark Millican re DETI Autumn
2015 AME return
8 Oct 2015 Email from John Partridge to
Trevor Cooper attaching DETI
Forecast Outturn September
2015 – Return to DFP;
September 2015 Outturn
Forecast Outturn
8 Oct 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Jim Clarke re RHI
8 Oct 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne
and Gillian Cahoon re Meeting
with UFU
8 Oct 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne
and Alison Clydesdale re UFU
letter to ETI Committee
9 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Trevor Cooper: revised version
of Business Case Addendum
9 Oct 2015 Email from Pamela Galloway to
Michelle Scott and Angela Millar:
the scheme will be determined
as part of the SR; forecast
should not include any new
investment beyond 2015/16;
email from Pamela Galloway to
Mark Millican re urgent RHI AME
requirements
9 Oct 2015 Emails between Trevor Cooper,
Andrew McCormick, Chris
Stewart, John Mills, Stuart
Wightman, Iain McFarlane,
Bernie Brankin, Shane Murphy
re GB review outcome to be
announced in spending review
9 Oct 2015 Draft Business Case Addendum
for the NI RHI – Revision 7
9 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Stuart Wightman re Urgent -
RHI AME requirements
9 Oct 2015 Email from Michelle Scott to
Trevor Cooper and others,
copying Emer Morelli and
others re urgent RHI AME
requirements. (Forwarded
to Stuart Wightman at
DFE-151259).  Email from Paul
Ferris to Michelle Scott and
others attaching DETI AME
template; forwarded to CED for
onward transmission. Email from
Trevor Cooper to Andrew
McCormick and others
informing them of the above;
Andrew McCormick seeks advice
on implications
9 Oct 2015 Email from Pamela Galloway to
Keith Jarrett of HMT: looking for
help understanding the way the
scheme is intended to operate
going forward.  (The email
exchange continues on 26
November 2015.)
8-9 Oct 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne
and the Energy Division re
consultation on closure of the
NIRO to New Onshore Wind in
2016
13 Oct 2015 UFU news release
13 Oct 2015 Draft Business Case Addendum
for the NI RHI – Revision 10
13 Oct 2015 Emails between Trevor Cooper
and Stuart Wightman with
tracked changes to the
Business Case Addendum
13 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Michelle Scott attaching draft
business case addendum
(version 3 -09/10/15); forwarded
to Emer Morelli
13 Oct 2015 Emails between Margaret Ritchie,
Amber Rudd and Darwin
McIntosh re meeting request re
ending of the RONI will impact
on the farming industry
14 Oct 2015 Emails between Teri Clifton and
Wayne Reid re NI RHI costs
14 Oct 2015 Ofgem NI RHI Quarterly
Summary sent to DETI
14-21 Oct 2015 Emails between Tom Elliott and
Chris Osborne re renewable
obligation response with
attached letter from UFU
14 Oct 2015 Email from David Trimble to
Seamus Hughes and others
re Publicity Leaflet for Practical
On-farm Renewable Energy
event on 29th October 2015
14 Oct 2015 Email from Paul Dolaghan to
DETI, Jacqui Rose and others
re DETI business plan 2015/16 –
performance monitoring
to Q/E 30 September 2015
– documents attached
15 Oct 2015 Input from Stuart Wightman
for Heads of Branch Meeting
16 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper
to Stuart Wightman re
RHI Casework
16 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Casework Committee
attaching Business Case
Addendum for RHI Scheme
Extension
16 Oct 2015 Emails between Stuart Wightman,
Seamus Hughes, John Mills re RHI
Casework
16 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Eugene Rooney and others re
Business Case Addendum - Non
Domestic RHI Scheme Extension
16 Oct 2015 Letter from Paul McGinn to
Seamus Hughes re revised
draft amendment regulations.
Undated response from Stuart
Wightman
16 Oct 2015 Ofgem RHI ND Board Meeting,
Scheme Board Overview
19 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Trevor Cooper re Commitments
19 Oct 2015 Email from Teri Clifton to Amy
Powell re NI RHI – audit visits
20 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
to Eugene Rooney and Shane
Murphy re Business Case
Addendum - Non-Domestic
RHI Scheme exthension 
20 Oct 2015 Email from Hegan Biomass to
Ofgem re incorrect RHI
application addresses
20 Oct 2015 Email from Teri Clifton to Gareth
John, Edmund Ward and Jane
Pierce re update from meeting
with DETI, audits and volume of
applications
20 Oct 2015 Emails between Trevor Cooper,
John Mills, Stuart Wightman and
Michelle Scott attaching draft
Business Case Addendum
(Version 3) (091015)
20 Oct 2015 Email from Michelle Scott to
Trevor Cooper: comments on
draft business case addendum; 
(Attaches version 3-091015
of the draft business case
addendum: DFE-149538-
149570.); forwarded by Trevor
Cooper to casework committee.
Email from Eugene Rooney to
Trevor Cooper
20 Oct 2015 Email from Michelle Scott to
Noel McNally re Business Case
Addendum, casework
committee, prospective approval
21 Oct 2015 Michelle Scott's handwritten
notes; Emer Morelli's
handwritten notes; notes on
business case addendum
21 Oct 2015 Email from Katy Read to Teri
Clifton, Jane Pierce and Gareth
John re telephone conversation
with Seamus Hughes
21 Oct 2015 Minutes of DETI Casework
Meeting (RHI) scheme
21 Oct 2015 Letter from Chris Osborne to
FIT Review Team re Consultation
on a Review of the Feed-in Tariff
Scheme
22 Oct 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and John Batch and others re
new RHI tariff - modelling
economics
22 Oct 2015 Email from Gareth John to
Teri Clifton re NI update
23 Oct 2015 Email from Laura McCoy on
behalf of John Mills to Trevor
Cooper re RHI Business Case
Addendum (Version 4 ) -
22/10/15 with tracked changes
following DFP feedback received
on 20 October 2015
23 Oct 2015 Draft Business Case Addendum
for the NI RHI – Revision 3
23-25 Oct 2015 Emails between Danny Kinahan
and Chris Osborne re UFU
response to DECC & DETI
consultations
26 Oct 2015 Emails between Michael Harris
and Chris Osborne re NIRO
and CHP
26 Oct 2015 Draft Business Case Addendum
for the NI RHI – Revision 5
26 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Trevor Cooper forwarding draft
Business Case Addendum
(Version 4) 22/10/15 with
tracked changes and cover
letter to DFP
26 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Trevor Cooper attaching RHI
Business Case Addendum
(Version 4) - 22/10/15 with
tracked changes
26 Oct 2015 Email from Eugene Rooney
to Trevor Cooper with
amendments to the cover
letter to DFP
26 Oct 2015 Email from Eugene Rooney to
Stuart Wightman and Trevor
Cooper seeking estimate of
projected costs
26 Oct 2015 Email between Michelle Scott
and Trevor Cooper indicating
their attempt to have a phone
call
26 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Eugene Rooney and Trevor
Cooper: result of NPV analysis
for both ‘before’ and ‘after’
tariff changes
26 Oct 2015 Emails between Trevor Cooper
and Stuart Wightman finalising
the Business Case Addendum
26 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman to
Trevor Cooper: NPV analysis to
show increased costs associated
with increasing tariff banding to
199kW
26 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Michelle Scott attaching
revised version of business
case addendum and setting
out key points that will
follow in a formal covering
letter
26 Oct 2015 Emails from Michelle Scott to
Emer Morelli, Angela Millar,
Noel McNally, Christine Finlay:
discussing approval of business
case; reply from Michelle Scott
to Trevor Cooper; Trevor
Cooper forwards the email 
attaching a revised version
of business case addendum
to Shane Murphy
26 Oct 2015 Email from Andrew McCormick
to Brendan McCann forwarding
email of the 16 June 2015
26 Oct 2015 Email from Teri Clifton to Steve
Blackie re higher than expected
volume of NI RHI applications
26 Oct 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Katy Read re amendment to
administrative arrangements
agreement
26 Oct 2015 Memo from Terry Coyne to
Trevor Cooper and others
re Corporate Risk Register
26 Oct 2015 Emails between David Mark,
Willy Patton, Tom McKeown and
John Harrison re wood pellets
27 Oct 2015 Email from Teri Clifton to Jane
Pierce re number of applications
so far this month
27 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Shane Murphy attaching a
revised version of the
Business Case Addendum
27 Oct 2015 Email from Michelle Scott
to Trevor Cooper re RHI
27 Oct 2015 Email from Eugene Rooney 
to Michelle Scott re RHI
27 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
Stuart Wightman: DFP has asked
when tariff changes would apply;
email from Trevor Cooper to
Michelle Scott indicating urgency
of considering business case
addendum and laying legislation;
comment from Emer Morelli to
Michelle Scott on timetable;
email from Christine Finlay to
Michelle Scott: to look again at
business case
27 Oct 2015 Email from Laura McCoy on
behalf of Trevor Cooper to
Michelle Scott submitting final
business case addendum;
Michelle Scott’s handwritten
notes
27 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Trevor Cooper attaching
a further version of the
business case addendum
to address typos and
formatting errors
27 Oct 2015 Letter from Valerie Stevenson
(DETI) to Gary Hawkes (UFU)
re request under Freedom of
Information Act 2000; email
from DETI to Chris Osborne
with  letter; letter from Gary
Hawkes UFU to DETI
27 Oct to
2 Nov 2015
Emails from DETI to stakeholders
advising of 1 week slippage
Circa
Oct 2015
Draft submission from Stuart
Wightman to Timothy Cairns
and Minister Bell re RHI further
cost control legislation
28 Oct 2015 Email from Michelle Scott to
Trevor Cooper querying inter
alia why tariffs increased
since 2012; emails from John
Mills and Stuart Wightman
(to Trevor Cooper) with reply
28 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
John Mills and Stuart
Wightman re RHI; comments
on business case addendum
by Christine Finlay; emails
between Michelle Scott and
Emer Morelli preparing the
DFP approval letter
28 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper
to Michelle Scott re
business case addendum
for NI No-domestic RHI
28 Oct 2015 Email from Michelle Scott
to Trevor Cooper re business
case addendum for NI
Non-domestic RHI
28 Oct 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Trevor Cooper re business
case addendum for NI
Non-domestic RHI scheme
28 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper
to Michelle Scott and
others re business case
addendum for NI RHI
scheme
28 Oct 2015 President’s Report UFU
Executive Committee
meeting
28 Oct 2015 Email from Sandra Lindsay
to Chris Osborne re UFU
response to the Feed-In
Tariff Consultation
28-29 Oct 2015 Email from Lee-Anne
Hutchinson to Trevor Cooper
DETI casework minutes for
approval; email chain
showing that Stuart Wightman
tracks changes, John Mills and
Seamus Hughes content
28 Oct to
9 Nov 2015
Emails between Seamus
Hughes and Gordon
Nabney regarding draft
RHI Schemes (Amendment)
Regulations (NI) 2015
29 Oct 2015 NI RHI Independent Report
on Metering Arrangements
– Brimstone installation
Circa
Oct 2015
Brimstone meter readings

Circa
Oct 2015
Brimstone payment data
Circa
Oct 2015
Brimstone question flow
Circa
Oct 2015
Brimstone installation diagrams
Circa
Oct 2015
Brimstone RHI heat loss
calculations

Circa
Oct 2015

Documents relating to
heat loss in DUO pipes
Circa
Oct 2015
Photographs of heat meters
29 Oct 2015 Email from Emer Morelli to
Trevor Cooper enclosing DFP
approval of the prospective
element of the business case
addendum
29 Oct 2015 Email from Trevor Cooper to
John Mills re RHI addendum
29 Oct 2015 Email from John Mills to Trevor
Cooper and others re RHI
Addendum
29 Oct 2015 Internal Ofgem emails re change
in IT costs from feasibility study
29 Oct 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes to
Chris Osborne re changes to
non-domestic RHI
30 Oct 2015 Email from Bernie Brankin
to Trevor Cooper and Iain
McFarlane re Non-Domestic
RHI: Addendum
30 Oct 2015 Emails between Seamus Hughes
and Chris Osborne re RHI
deadline
30 Oct 2015 Email from Eugene Rooney to
Trevor Cooper re 
Non-Domestic RHI: Addendum
30 Oct 2015 Email from Cathal Ellis to
David Mark re biomass cost
calculator post 11 November
30 Oct 2015 Email from SoS Rudd to Chris
Osbourne re urgent meeting
with DECC; email from Chris
Osborne to Darwin McIntosh;
from Jim Shannon to
Private.office@detini. gov.uk;
from Chris Osborne to
Jim Shannon with attached
letters from UFU
Nov 2015 Spending Review and
Autumn Statement 2015
Nov 2015 Draft DETI NI RHI Guidance,
Volume 1: Eligibility and How
to Apply, with tracked
comments
Nov 2015 DETI Non-Domestic NI RHI
Guidance, Volume 2: Ongoing
Obligations, Payments (v2.0)
2 Nov 2015 Email from Eugene Rooney
to Trevor Cooper re for
clearance: media enquiry:
Irish Farmers Journal - RHI
2 Nov 2015 Emails between Elliott Bell
and Seamus Hughes re
burning our own wood fuel
2 Nov 2015 Email from Eugene Rooney to
Lee-Anne Hutchinson with 
tracked changes to casework
committee minutes
3 Nov 2015 Email from Lee-Anne
Hutchinson to Shane Murphy
re DETI casework minutes - RHI
3 Nov 2015 Letter from UFU to Caspar
Swales re NIE transmission
and distribution 6th price
control
3 Nov 2015 Email from Seamus Hughes
to Edmund Ward re audit
inspections/site visits
3 Nov 2015 Letter from Jonathan Bell to
Margaret Ritchie re
consultation on the early
closure in 2016 of the
NIRO to wind
4 Nov 2015 Emails between Stuart
Wightman and Neil Hewitt
following presentation
given by Professor Hewitt
of University of Ulster
4-6 Nov 2015 Email exchange between
Seamus Hughes and Ofgem
regarding date change for
regulations
5 Nov 2015 Email from Andrew McCormick
to John Mills re future RHI
5 Nov 2015 Email from Katy Read to Teri
Clifton re delay in the NI
regulations coming into
operation
6 Nov 2015 UFU news release
6 Nov 2015 Submission from Stuart 
Wightman to Timothy
Cairns and Jonathan Bell
re: The Renewable
Heat Incentive Schemes
(Amendment) Regulations
(Northern Ireland) 2015
6 Nov 2015 Draft Regulations to be laid
in the Assembly
7 Nov 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
attaching summary of the
RHI scheme; forwarded by
Andrew Crawford to Brian
Gibson
9 Nov 2015 DETI advise Executive Ministers
of intention to introduce
amendments to the 2012
Regulations by affirmative
resolution (sent to DFP Properties
Division for advice)
9 Nov 2015 Emails re: laying of motion
in the Assembly
9 Nov 2015 Emails between Cathal Ellis,
David Mark, Nick Maskery,
Stephen Beagan re biomass
cost calculator post
November 11th
9 Nov 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Trevor Cooper re future
RHI
9 Nov 2015 Email from Lee-Anne
Hutchinson to Shane Murphy
re DETI casework minutes
9-10 Nov 2015 Confirmation of Ministerial
approval of 6 November 2015
submission
9-12 Nov 2015 Emails to stakeholders re
further slippage
10 Nov 2015 Email from Carol Hetherington
to Trevor Cooper re resources –
RHI/Energy Division
10 Nov 2015 Email from Nicola Forsythe
to Seamus Hughes and
others attaching Minister
Bell’s approval of the 6
November 2015 submission
10 Nov 2015 Letter from Minister Bell to
Ministerial colleagues re
purpose of the Regulations
10 Nov 2015 Email from OFMDFM to
PSFM PSdFM cc Timothy
Johnston and others re
COR-1191-2015 : Renewable
Heat Incentive Schemes
(Amendment) Regulations
(Northern Ireland) 2015
10 Nov 2015 Emails between Seamus 
Hughes and Alan Hegan
re RHI Changes date
10 Nov 2015 Email from John Mills re draft
response to AQW from Steven
Agnew MLA 
10 Nov 2015 Email from Shane Murphy
to Lee-Anne Hutchinson
attaching minutes of DETI
Casework Committee with
one minor change
10 Nov 2015 Email from Lee-Anne
Hutchinson attaching
casework minutes (changes
made by Panel and tracked
changes by Energy Division)
11 Nov 2015 Email from Private Office to
John Mills re closing
correspondence
COR 1191- 2015 RHI scheme
11 Nov 2015 Letter from Gary Hawkes
to Patsy McGlone re
proposed closure of
NIRO for Onshore Wind
and future of support for
small scale renewables
12 Nov 2015 Letter from John Mills to
Chris Poulton re NI RHI
2015/2016 Budget
12 Nov 2015 Email from Janice Hill to Chris
Stewart, Eugene Rooney,
Trevor Cooper and others re
SMT – Friday 13 November
– Agenda & Papers attached

DFE-285858 to DFE-285861
DFE-285863 to DFE-285864

13 Nov 2015 Email from Arlene Foster’s
office to Arlene Foster
regarding Stephen Harron
13 Nov 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Chris Stewart: delay in
tiering; no choice now but
to close both schemes;
forwarded to Bernie
Brankin by Trevor Cooper
13 Nov 2015 Email from Chris Stewart
to Andrew McCormick re
cost of any further delay
13 Nov 2015 Emails between Chris Osborne,
Darwin McIntosh and Rodney
Corrigan re UFU seeking urgent
meeting with DECC
13-16 Nov 2015 Text messages between
Andrew McCormick and
Timothy Cairns re cost of any
further delay and need for
regulations to go through
16 Nov 2015 Email from Mike Brennan
to Michelle Scott re non
domestic RHI: addendum
16 Nov 2015 Submission from John Mills to
Timothy Cairns and Minister
Bell INV/1151/2015: The
Renewable Heat Incentive
Schemes (Amendment)
Regulations (Northern Ireland)
2015 – motion for approval
16 Nov 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Teri Clifton requesting
copy of the Terms of Reference
for the Ricardo AEA audit work
and audit activity
16 Nov 2015 Emails between Stuart
Wightman, Edmund Ward
and  Teri Clifton re audit
activity - NI RHI scheme
17 Nov 2015 ETI Committee, Chair’s Briefing
from Jim McManus, 
Patsy McGlone
17 Nov 2015 ETI Committee, Minutes
of Proceedings
17 Nov 2015 Copy of Minister’s speech
to the Assembly and
motion for approval
17 Nov 2015 Email from Stuart Wightman
to Trevor Cooper re non
domestic RHI site audits
and eligibility checks
18 Nov 2015 The Renewable Heat
Incentive Schemes
(Amendment) Regulations
(Northern Ireland) 2015
2014-2015 DfE – Index Energy
Induction Papers 2014/15