Beginning on the starting date of competitive retail electric service, the director of development may aggregate percentage of income payment plan program customers for the purpose of competitively auctioning the supply of competitive retail electric generation service to bidders certified under section 4928.08 of the Revised Code and further qualified under eligibility criteria the director prescribes by rule under division (B) of section 4928.53 of the Revised Code after consultation with the commission and electric light companies regarding any such rule. The objectives of the auction shall be to provide reliable retail electric generation service to customers, based on selection criteria that the winning bid provide the lowest cost and best value to customers. The rules adopted by the director under division (B) of section 4928.53 of the Revised Code shall ensure a fair and unbiased auction process and the performance of any winning bidder.
Cite as R.C. § 4928.54
History. Effective Date: 10-05-1999