Pursuant to section 4928.54 of the Revised Code, the director may aggregate PIPP plus customers for the purpose of competitively auctioning the supply of competitive retail electric generation service to bidders certified under section 4928.08 of the Revised Code and further qualified under eligibility criteria the director prescribes by rule under division (B) of section 4928.53 of the Revised Code after consultation regarding any such rule with the commission and electric light companies as well as such other interested parties as the director may identify. The director shall review from time to time the feasibility of aggregating PIPP plus customers as contemplated by section 4928.54 of the Revised Code. If the director determines that a market has developed in which aggregating PIPP plus customers is feasible and substantial savings for the PIPP plus program can be realized by aggregating customers for the purpose of competitively auctioning the supply of competitive retail electric generation services, then the director shall undertake to consult with the commission and electric light companies and develop rules consistent with the requirements of section 4928.54 of the Revised Code.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 11/25/2014 and 02/15/2020
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4928.53
Rule Amplifies: 4928.51 to 4928.57
Prior Effective Dates: 9/1/00, 11/1/10