“Energy utility” means a public utility as defined in ORS 757.005 (Definition of public utility) except a water utility or wastewater utility. An energy utility can be an “electric company,” “gas utility,” or “steam heat utility.”
“Non-energy attributes” means the environmental, economic, and social benefits of generation from renewable energy facilities. These attributes are normally transacted in the form of Tradable Renewable Certificates.
“Utility” means all energy utilities and large telecommunications utilities, as defined in sections (2) and (3) of this rule.