4901:1-41-01 Definitions.

(A) "Carbon dioxide control planning" means the establishment and implementation of a structured, verifiable process including goals, policies, and procedures, to measure carbon dioxide emissions and control options on both a facility and a system-wide scale over five-, ten- and twenty-year periods.

(B) "Commission" means the public utilities commission of Ohio.

(C) "The Climate Registry" means the nonprofit collaboration among North American states, provinces, territories and native sovereign nations, using the website at www.theclimateregistry.org, that sets consistent and transparent standards to calculate, verify, and publicly report greenhouse gas emissions into a single registry.

(D) "Electric generating facility" means an electric generating plant and associated facilities capable of producing electricity of fifty megawatts or larger.

(E) "Greenhouse gas" means the emissions of carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, hydrofluorocarbons, perfluorocarbons, and/or sulphur hexafluoride.

(F) "Public utility" means those entities included within the definition of "public utility"

set forth in section 4905.02 of the Revised Code, or within the definition of "electric service company" set forth in section 4928.01 of the Revised Code.

Effective: 12/10/2009
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/30/2010
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4905.04 , 4905.06 , 4928.02 , 4928.68
Rule Amplifies: 4928.68