“Hydrofluorocarbons” or “HFCs” means a class of GHGs primarily used as refrigerants, consisting of hydrogen, fluorine, and carbon.
“Hydrogen” means the lightest of all gases, occurring chiefly in combination with oxygen in water; exists also in acids, bases, alcohols, petroleum, and other hydrocarbons.
“Hydrogen plant” or “hydrogen production facility” means a facility that produces hydrogen with steam hydrocarbon reforming, partial oxidation of hydrocarbons, or other processes.
“Indirect energy” means electricity, thermal, or other energy sources provided by a retail provider or facility not owned or operated by the user of the energy.
“ISO” means the International Organization for Standardization.
“Kerosene” means a light distillate fuel that includes No. 1-K and No. 2-K as well as other grades of range or stove oil that have properties similar to those of No. 1 fuel oil.
“Kiln” means a device, including any associated preheater or precalciner devices, that produce clinker by heating limestone and other materials for subsequent production of Portland or other cement.
“Kilowatt hour” or “kWh” means the electrical energy unit of measure equal to one thousand watts of power supplied to, or taken from, an electric circuit steadily for one hour. (A watt is a unit of electrical power equal to one ampere under pressure of one volt, or 1/746 horsepower).
“Lead verifier” means a person that has met all of the requirements in section 95132(b)(2) and who may act as the lead verifier of a verification team providing verification services or as a lead verifier providing an independent review of verification services rendered.
“Less intensive verification" means the verification services provided in interim years between full verifications; less intensive verification only requires data checks on an operator’s emissions data report based on the most current sampling plan developed as part of the most current full verification services.
(108) “Liquefied petroleum gas” or “LPG” means a group of hydrocarbon-based gases derived from crude oil refining or natural gas fractionation. They include propane, propylene, normal butane, butane, butylene, isobutene and isobutylene. For convenience of transportation, these gases are liquefied through pressurization.