Lawriter - OAC - 4901:1-42-03 Requirements.

4901:1-42-03 Requirements.

(A) Any Ohio EDU or CRES providers offering a green pricing program shall ensure that any program or marketing materials distributed to customers accurately portray the product.

(B) Any program or marketing materials being used by an Ohio EDU or CRES provider that address green pricing programs shall be provided to commission staff not later than four calendar days after being distributed to customers or after the product included in such programs is offered to Ohio customers. Additionally, any program or marketing materials requested by staff should be provided to staff by email or facsimile within five calendar days.

(C) Any Ohio EDU or CRES provider offering a green pricing program shall report participation statistics, consistent with the requirements of Chapter 4901:1-25 of the Administrative Code.

(D) Any Ohio EDU or CRES provider offering a green pricing program shall maintain sufficient documentation to verify that adequate resources were secured and retired to support the product offerings. Such documentation, which shall be retained for no less than two years, shall be provided to commission staff within five calendar days of such a request.

(E) Any Ohio EDU or CRES provider offering a green pricing program shall maintain sufficient documentation to verify that the resources used to support participation in the green pricing program are separate from the resources used for compliance with the state's alternative energy portfolio standard as set forth in section 4928.64 of the Revised Code. Such documentation, which shall be retained for no less than two years, shall be provided to commission staff within five calendar days of such a request.

(F) An Ohio EDU or CRES provider offering a green pricing program shall not engage in double-counting of resources used to support participation in a green pricing program.

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