Mandatory GHG Reporting - Electric Power Entities
This page updated January 4, 2016
- FAQs: EPE Reporting Requirements: This FAQ document addresses questions related to EPE reporting requirements, including specified source electrical imports, meter data requirements, the qualified export adjustment, renewable electricity and Renewable Energy Credits, and reporting electricity sales into California Independent System Operator (CAISO) markets. Posted April 22, 2015.
- FAQs: Energy Imbalance Market Transactions Reporting: This FAQ document addresses questions pertaining to the CAISO Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) and how certain EIM transfers are reported to ARB. Posted April 22, 2015.
By February 1, 2016, EPEs must
anticipated specified sources of power that they intend to claim in
their 2015 Emissions Data Reports pursuant to section 95111(g)(1) of
the Regulation for the Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
(MRR). All specified sources associated with imported power, exported
power, or power used to claim an RPS adjustment, including any zero
emission resources, must be registered by February 1, 2016, as well as
new and existing anticipated specified sources for asset-controlling
ARB will use this information to calculate an emissions factor for each specified source. The emission factors will be published on ARB’s website and made available to reporting entities in Workbook 1.
The link below provides the Specified Source Facilities Workbook. Completed Specified Source Facilities Workbooks must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “Specified Source Registration – [company acronym]” by the February 1, 2016 deadline
- Specified Source Facilities Workbook (xlsx, Excel 2010) (Posted 1/4/2016)
Information related to ARB's Asset
Controlling Supplier (ACS) program is posted on the ACS
Asset Controlling Supplier - Registration by May 1
Pursuant to section 95111(f) of MRR, electric power entities (EPE) may register with ARB as an Asset Controlling Supplier (ACS). For entities applying to be an ACS, please submit your application to ARB by May 1st of the year proceeding the data year for which the entity intends to be an ACS. Submission by this date, using the Asset Controlling Supplier application forms is needed to ensure sufficient time to process and review the application for the upcoming reporting year.