4901:1-42-01 Definitions.

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

(B) "CRES provider" means a provider of "competitive retail electric service," as defined in division (A)(4) of section 4928.01 of the Revised Code.

(C) "Double-Counting" has the meaning set forth in rule 4901:1-40-01 of the Administrative Code.

(D) "EDU" means an electric distribution utility and shall have the meaning as set forth in division (A)(6) of section 4928.01 of the Revised Code.

(E) "Green pricing program" means a program in which an Ohio electric distribution utility or CRES provider that offers an electric product in which the product is marketed based on its fuel source and/or emissions profile. Such programs may include the use of renewable energy credits.

(F) "Renewable energy credit" and "REC" means the environmental attributes associated with one megawatt-hour of electricity generated by a renewable energy resource.

(G) "Renewable energy resource" shall have the meaning as set forth in section 4928.01 of the Revised Code.

(H) "Retired" means permanently removing the resource from circulation so as to eliminate the potential for double-counting of the resource.

(I) "Soliciting" means providing information to a potential future customer.

Cite as Ohio Admin. Code 4901:1-42-01

Effective: 1/8/2015
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 01/08/2020
Promulgated Under: 111.15
Statutory Authority: 4928.70
Rule Amplifies: 4928.70