4901:5-1-01 Definitions.

As used in Chapters 4901:5-1 to 4901:5-7 of the Administrative Code:

(A) "Business office" means any office maintained by the reporting person where bills issued by the reporting person may be paid and discussed with its representatives.

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

(C) "Electric utility" has the meaning set forth in division (A)(11) of section 4928.01 of the Revised Code.

(D) "Electric transmission owner" means the owner of a major utility facility as defined in division (A)(1)(a) of section 4935.04 of the Revised Code.

(E) "Gas distribution line and associated facility" means a pipeline and associated facilities other than gathering or transmission line in a distribution area.

(F) "Gas gathering line and associated facility" means a pipeline and associated facilities which transport gas from a current production facility to a transmission line or main.

(G) "Gas or natural gas transmission line and associated facilities" has the meaning set forth in rule 4906-1-01 of the Administrative Code.

(H) "Long-term forecast report" has the meaning set forth in section 4935.04 of the Revised Code.

(I) "Major utility facility" has the meaning set forth in division (A)(1) of section 4935.04 of the Revised Code.

(J) "Person" has the meaning set forth in section 4906.01 of the Revised Code.

(K) "Reporting person" means any person required to file a long-term forecast report under section 4935.04 of the Revised Code.

(L) "Substantial change" includes, but is not limited to:

(1) A change in forecasted peak loads or energy consumption over the forecast period of greater than an average of one-half of one per cent per year as calculated in rule 4901:5-3-03 of the Administrative Code.

(2) Demonstration of good cause to the commission by an interested party.

(M) "Electric generating facility" means an electric generating plant and associated facilities capable of producing electricity.

Effective: 02/12/2012
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/21/2011 and 12/01/2015
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4901.13 , 4935.04
Rule Amplifies: 4935.04
Prior Effective Dates: 6/1/83, 7/18/85, 11/20/87, 9/18/00, 5/31/07, 12/10/09