(A) Any competitive retail electric service (CRES) provider that fails to comply with Chapter 4928. of the Revised Code, any rule in this chapter, or any commission order adopted thereunder may, after opportunity for hearing, be subject to any and all of the following available under the law, including but not limited to:
(1) Forfeiture to the state of not more than ten thousand dollars for each such failure. Each day's continuance of the violation is a separate offense.
(2) Suspension, rescission, conditional rescission, or revocation of the CRES provider's certificate or denial of a request for renewal of a certificate.
(3) Rescission of a customer contract.
(4) Restitution or damages to the customer/consumer.
(B) Enforcement of any rule in this chapter or any commission order adopted thereunder will be conducted in accordance with Chapter 4901:1-23 of the Administrative Code.
Prior History: (Effective:
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/26/2008 and 09/30/2012
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4928.06, 4928.08
Rule Amplifies: 4928.08 , 4928.10
Prior Effective Dates: 9/18/00, 1/1/04 )