“Long-term power contract” means a power contract with a term of five years or more.
“Low Btu gas” means gases recovered from casing vents, vapor recovery systems, crude oil and petroleum product storage tanks and other parts of petroleum refining and the crude oil and natural gas production process.
“Low Heating Value” or “LHV” means low or net heat content with the heat of vaporization excluded. The water is assumed to be in the gaseous state.
“Marketer” means a purchasing/selling entity that is not a retail provider, and that is the purchaser/seller at the first point of delivery in California for electric power imported into California, or the last point of receipt in California for power exported from California.
“Material misstatement” means one or more inaccuracies identified in the course of verification that result in the total reported emissions, or reported purchases, sales, imports or exports of electricity, being outside the 95 percent accuracy required to receive a positive verification opinion.
“Methane” or “CH4” means a GHG consisting on the molecular level of a single carbon atom and four hydrogen atoms.
“Metric tonne” or “MT” or “tonne” means a common international measurement for the quantity of GHG emissions, equivalent to about
pounds or 1.1 short tons.
“MMBtu” means million British thermal units.
“Mobile combustion emissions” means emissions from the transportation of materials, products, waste, and employees resulting from the combustion of fuels in company owned or controlled mobile combustion sources.
“Mobile combustion source” means a source of greenhouse gas emissions resulting from combustion by a vehicle or other non-stationary, self- propelled combustion source that produces greenhouse gas emissions including, but not limited to, passenger cars, large/heavy duty truck cabs and chassis, light and medium duty trucks and vans, motorcycles, public transit buses, or military tanks or other tracked military vehicles, mobile cranes, bulldozers, concrete mixers, street cleaners, golf carts, all terrain vehicles, trains, airplanes, boats, ships, implements of husbandry, and hauling equipment used inside and around airports, docks, depots, industrial, and commercial plants.