EMRC receives 626 license-related requests

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AMMAN — Energy and Minerals Regulatory Commission (EMRC) received 626 requests for licenses in July from various sectors, of which it rejected eight, according to Al-Mamlaka TV.اضافة اعلان

According to EMRC website, of the requests approved, 350 concerned natural resources, 133 the radiation and nuclear sector, 23 electricity and renewable energy, and 112 oil and its derivatives.

With regard to the natural resources, 332 requests were for first-time licenses or permits, including 118 to export raw materials, 206 to import raw materials, seven for quarries, and one for exploration.

As for license or permit renewal requests, 12 were for waiver or modification of a license, four for permits, and two to have licenses cancelled.

In the radiology sector, EMRC received 133 requests, including 90 first-time, 39 for import-export transit, 14 institutional, and 37 personal requests. It also received 43 requests for license or permit renewal.

In the electricity and renewable energy field, EMRC received 23 requests, of which 11 were for the first time, one for a public charging station, and 12 to have licenses or permits renewed.

Of the 120 requests received from the oil and its derivatives sector, 112 were approved, including 98 to operate a central liquefied petroleum gas facility, five to establish fuel stations, two to establish an agency for distributing liquefied gas cylinders, and one to import liquefied petroleum gas tanks.

EMRC also received five requests to waive or amend licenses or permits, a request for renewal, eight requests were rejected, including six to establish a gas station, and two to establish an agency for distributing liquefied gas cylinders.

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