4901:1-35-04 Service of application.

(A) Concurrent with the filing of a standard service offer (SSO) application and the filing of any waiver requests, the electric utility shall provide notice of filings to each party in its most recent SSO proceeding or, if this is its first SSO filing after the effective date of section 4928.141 of the Revised Code, then its last rate plan proceeding. At a minimum, that notice shall state that a copy of the application and all waiver requests are available through the electric utility's and commission's web sites, available at the electric utility's main office, available at the commission's offices, and any other sites at which the electric utility will maintain a copy of the application and all waiver requests.

(B) The electric utility shall also submit with its SSO application a proposed notice for newspaper publication that fully discloses the substance of the application, including projected rate impacts, and that prominently states that any person may request to become a party to the proceeding.

(C) The electric utility shall provide electronic copies of the application upon request, without cost, and transmit the application within five business days, or make a hard copy available for review at the electric utility's business office. Upon request, electronic copies shall be provided in spreadsheet, word processing, or an electronic non-image-based format, with formulas intact, compatible with personal computers.

Replaces: 4901:1-35-04

Effective: 05/07/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/30/2013
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4928.06 , 4928.141
Rule Amplifies: 4928.14 , 4928.141 , 4928.142 , 4928.143
Prior Effective Dates: 5/27/04