“Pacific Northwest” or “PNW” means Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and British Columbia.
“Perfluorocarbons” or “PFCs” means a class of greenhouse gases consisting on the molecular level of carbon and fluorine.
“Petroleum” means oil removed from the earth and the oil derived from tar sands, shale and coal.
“Petroleum coke” means a residue high in carbon content and low in hydrogen that is the final product of thermal decomposition in the condensation process in cracking.
“Petroleum refinery” or “refinery” means any facility engaged in producing gasoline, aromatics, kerosene, distillate fuel oils, residual fuel oils, lubricants, asphalt, or other products through distillation of petroleum or through redistillation, cracking, rearrangement or reforming of unfinished petroleum derivatives.
“Point of delivery” means a point on an electric system where a power supplier delivers electricity to the receiver of that energy. This point can be an interconnection with another system or a substation where the transmission provider’s transmission and distribution systems are connected to another system.
“Point of receipt” means a point on an electric system where an entity receives electricity from a supplier. This point can be an interconnection with another system or a generator busbar.
“Point source” means any separately identifiable stationary point from which greenhouse gases are emitted.
“Portable” is as defined in title 17, California Code of Regulations, section 93116.2(28).
“Portland cement” means hydraulic cement (cement that not only hardens by reacting with water but also forms a water-resistant product) produced by pulverizing clinkers consisting essentially of hydraulic calcium silicates, usually containing one or more of the forms of calcium sulfate as an inter- ground addition.
(151) “Positive verification opinion” means a verification opinion rendered by a verification body stating that the verification body can say with reasonable assurance that the submitted emissions data report is free of material misstatement and includes a qualifying statement that the emissions data report conforms to the requirements of this article.