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Department of Energy

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DIVISION 1

PROCEDURAL RULES

330-001-0000 Notification of Rulemaking Activities

330-001-0005 Model Rules of Procedure

330-001-0015 Charges for Computer Information Requests

330-001-0025 Public Records Request

DIVISION 7

CRIMINAL RECORDS CHECK AND FITNESS DETERMINATION RULES

330-007-0200 Statement of Purpose and Statutory Authority

330-007-0210 Definitions

330-007-0220 Subject Individual

330-007-0230 Criminal Records Check Process

330-007-0240 Preliminary Fitness Determination

330-007-0250 Hiring or Appointing on a Preliminary Basis

330-007-0260 Final Fitness Determination

330-007-0270 Crimes Relevant to a Fitness Determination

330-007-0280 Incomplete Fitness Determination

330-007-0290 Notice to Subject Individual of Fitness Determination

330-007-0300 Appealing a Fitness Determination

330-007-0310 Recordkeeping and Confidentiality

330-007-0320 Contact Person and Authorized Designees

330-007-0330 Fees

DIVISION 10

CONFIDENTIAL TREATMENT OF INFORMATION

330-010-0005 Purpose

330-010-0010 Statutory Authority and Scope

330-010-0015 Definitions

330-010-0020 Material Entitled to Confidential Treatment

330-010-0025 Procedure for Requesting Confidential Treatment

330-010-0030 Determination by Director

DIVISION 20

ENERGY SUPPLIER FORECASTING RULES

330-020-0005 Purpose

330-020-0010 Statutory Authority and Procedure

330-020-0020 Definitions -- General

330-020-0025 Definitions -- Specific

330-020-0030 Forms -- General

330-020-0035 Forms -- Specific

330-020-0045 Submission Deadline

330-020-0050 Extension of Submission Deadline

330-020-0055 Corrections

330-020-0065 Substitution of Data

330-020-0070 Request for Confidential Treatment

DIVISION 25

RESOURCE PLAN

330-025-0005 Purpose and Statutory Authority

330-025-0010 Definitions

330-025-0015 Resource Plan Submission Requirement

330-025-0020 Required Contents of the Resource Plan

330-025-0025 Supplemental Information

330-025-0030 Rejection of Deficient Submission

330-025-0035 Waiver of Certain Provision

DIVISION 30

CONFIDENTIAL TREATMENT OF SECURITY PROGRAM INFORMATION

330-030-0005 Purpose

330-030-0010 Legislative Authority

330-030-0015 Definitions

330-030-0020 Confidential Treatment Required

330-030-0025 Releases of Non-Confidential Information

330-030-0030 Public Statement and Security Program

DIVISION 40

RULES REGARDING APPLICATIONS TO FORM
A JOINT OPERATING AGENCY

330-040-0005 Purpose

330-040-0010 Authority

330-040-0015 Definitions

330-040-0020 Required Information on Reason for Formation

330-040-0025 Required Information Regarding Adequacy of Financing

DIVISION 50

PETROLEUM PRODUCT CONVERSION RATES

330-050-0005 Purpose

330-050-0010 Definitions

330-050-0015 Conversion Rates

DIVISION 60

ENERGY CONSERVATION SERVICES

330-060-0005 Purpose

330-060-0010 Definitions

330-060-0015 Description of Residential Energy Conservation Program

330-060-0020 Reliance on the Statewide Fuel Oil Audit Program

330-060-0040 Low Interest Loans Through Lenders

330-060-0060 Oil Audit Standards: General Description of Oil-Heated Dwellings Energy Audit

330-060-0070 Oil Audit Standards: Calculation Procedures

330-060-0075 Oil Audit Standards: Calculation of Cost Effectiveness

330-060-0095 Post-Installation Inspections

DIVISION 61

PROCEDURES FOR A REBATE FOR WEATHERIZATION

330-061-0005 Purpose

330-061-0010 Definitions

330-061-0015 Description of Oil Weatherization Rebate Program

330-061-0020 Eligible Recipients

330-061-0025 Amount of Rebate

330-061-0030 Application Procedure

330-061-0035 Payment of Rebate

330-061-0040 Post-Installation Inspections

330-061-0045 Penalties and Remedies

330-061-0050 Retention of Records by Recipients

330-061-0060 Applicability of Rules

DIVISION 62

ENERGY CONSERVATION STANDARD FOR EXISTING DWELLINGS

Advisory Residential Energy Conservation Standards for Existing Dwellings

330-062-0005 Scope

330-062-0010 Definitions

330-062-0015 Audit Recommendation

330-062-0020 Recommendation Criteria

330-062-0025 Advisory Energy Conservation Standards

Mandatory Energy Conservation Standards for Weatherizing Dwellings Under the
Small Scale Local Energy Project Loan Fund

330-062-0030 Purpose

330-062-0035 Weatherization Standards for Small Scale Local Energy Project Loans

Mandatory Weatherization Standards for Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs Home Loans

330-062-0040 Purpose

330-062-0045 Oregon Department of Veterans' Affairs Minimum Weatherization Standards

DIVISION 63

VOLUNTARY BUILDING ENERGY PERFORMANCE SCORE SYSTEMS

330-063-0000 Purpose and Scope

330-063-0010 Definitions

330-063-0015 Home Energy Performance Score System Requirements

330-063-0020 Review and Approval of a Home Energy Performance Score System

330-063-0025 Training Requirements for Home Energy Assessors

330-063-0030 Reporting Home Energy Performance Score Data

330-063-0040 Energy Performance Score System Standards for Commercial Buildings

DIVISION 65

OREGON RESIDENTIAL WEATHERIZATION TAX CREDIT PROGRAM

330-065-0005 Purpose

330-065-0010 Qualifying Weatherization Materials

330-065-0015 Qualifying Mobile Home Weatherization

330-065-0020 Items not Qualifying as Weatherization Materials

330-065-0025 Review of Proposed Weatherization Materials

330-065-0030 Criteria for Review of Proposed Weatherization Materials

DIVISION 66

COMMERCIAL ENERGY CONSERVATION SERVICES PROGRAMS
FOR PUBLICLY-OWNED UTILITIES IN OREGON

330-066-0005 Purpose, Statutory Authorization, Policy

330-066-0010 Definitions

330-066-0015 Commercial Energy Conservation Services Programs

330-066-0020 Other Programs

330-066-0025 Coordination of Utilities

330-066-0030 Fees

330-066-0035 Implementation Schedules

330-066-0040 Reporting Requirements

330-066-0045 Coordination with Federal Statutes and Regulations

330-066-0050 Exemption for Existing Commercial Energy Conservation Service Programs

DIVISION 67

IMPLEMENTING THE INSTITUTIONAL CONSERVATION PROGRAM

330-067-0010 Purpose

330-067-0015 Grantees Must Comply with Other Rules and Laws

330-067-0020 Definitions

330-067-0023 Program for Technical and Program Assistance

330-067-0025 Administration of Grants

330-067-0030 Recordkeeping

330-067-0035 Cancellation of Grants

330-067-0045 TA Programs for Schools and Hospitals

330-067-0055 Requests for TA Grants

330-067-0060 Applicant Certifications

330-067-0067 Grant Applications for State Program for Technical and Program Assistance

330-067-0070 Grantee Records and Reports

330-067-0075 State Evaluation of TA Grant Requests

330-067-0080 State Review of TA Grant Requests

330-067-0090 State Liaison, Monitoring and Reporting

330-067-0100 TA Grant Awards

330-067-0110 State Plan Amendments

DIVISION 68

INSTITUTIONAL BUILDINGS PROGRAM

330-068-0005 Purpose

330-068-0010 Definitions

330-068-0015 Availability

330-068-0020 Program Procedures

330-068-0025 Obligated Measures

330-068-0030 Payment Procedures

330-068-0035 Limitation of Program Funds

330-068-0040 Other Sources of Payment

330-068-0045 Retroactive Payment

330-068-0050 Program Records

330-068-0055 Program Audits

330-068-0060 Indemnification

330-068-0065 Extension of Time for Obligated Measures

330-068-0070 Termination of Obligated Measures

330-068-0075 Termination

330-068-0080 Operating Area

330-068-0085 Project Ranking Formula

330-068-0090 Payment Levels

DIVISION 69

INVESTER OWNED UTILITY INSTITUTIONAL BUILDINGS PROGRAM

330-069-0005 Purpose

330-069-0010 Compliance with Other Rules, Regulations, Codes and Standards

330-069-0015 Definitions

330-069-0020 Availability

330-069-0025 Maximum Payment Levels

330-069-0030 Obligated Measures

330-069-0035 Payment Procedures

330-069-0040 Other Sources of Payment

330-069-0045 Program Records

330-069-0050 Program Audits

330-069-0055 Indemnification

330-069-0060 Extension of Time for Obligated Measures

330-069-0065 Termination of Obligated Measures

330-069-0070 Termination

330-069-0075 Operating Area

330-069-0080 Project Ranking Formula

330-069-0085 Program Procedures

330-069-0090 Amendments

DIVISION 70

TAX CREDIT ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR RESIDENTIAL
ALTERNATIVE ENERGY DEVICES

330-070-0010 Purpose

330-070-0013 Definitions

330-070-0014 Pass-Through Eligibility

330-070-0020 Eligibility

330-070-0021 Eligible Devices

330-070-0022 Amount of Tax Credit

330-070-0024 Year Credit Claimed

330-070-0025 Application for System Cert

330-070-0026 Tax-Credit Technician

330-070-0027 Application Review Process

330-070-0029 Third-Party Alternative Energy Device Installations

330-070-0040 Other Rules and Regulations

330-070-0045 Enforcement

330-070-0048 Administrative Process for Review and Revocation of Contractor Tax Credit Certification

330-070-0055 Consumer Information

330-070-0059 Solar Pool and Spa AEDs

330-070-0060 Solar Domestic Water Heating AEDs

330-070-0062 Passive Solar Space Heating AEDs

330-070-0063 Combined Active Solar Space and Domestic Water Heating AEDs

330-070-0064 Photovolatic AEDs

330-070-0070 Ground-Source Heat Pump

330-070-0073 Energy-Efficient Appliances and Alternative Fuel Devices

330-070-0085 Fuel Cell Systems

330-070-0089 Wind AEDs

330-070-0091 Eligible Costs for a Wind AED

330-070-0097 Guidelines for Electricity Producing AEDs

DIVISION 75

ENERGY SUPPLIER ASSESSMENT RULES

330-075-0005 Purpose

330-075-0015 Definitions

330-075-0025 Energy Resource Suppliers Gross Operating Revenue Reporting Requirements

330-075-0030 Submission Deadline

330-075-0035 Extension of Submission Deadline

330-075-0040 Proprietary Information

330-075-0045 Retention of Supporting Documentation by Energy Resource Suppliers

DIVISION 80

STATE ADMINISTRATION OF FEDERAL PETROLEUM ALLOCATION PROGRAMS
FOR MOTOR GASOLINE AND MIDDLE DISTILLATES

330-080-0005 Purpose

330-080-0010 Definitions

330-080-0015 State Set-Aside Program

330-080-0020 Prime Supplier's Responsibilities

330-080-0025 Appeals of Allocation Officer's Order

330-080-0030 Stays Pending Appeal

DIVISION 90

BUSINESS ENERGY TAX CREDITS (BETC)

330-090-0105 What a BETC Is

330-090-0110 Definitions

330-090-0120 Preliminary Certificate Application Requirements for a BETC

330-090-0130 How the Oregon Department of Energy Processes a BETC Application

330-090-0133 Final Certification

330-090-0135 Business Energy Tax Credit Sustainable Building Practices Facility Rules

330-090-0140 Pass-through Option Facilities

330-090-0150 Budget Limits and Payments for BETC

330-090-0160 Sunset of the Business Energy Tax Credit Program

330-090-0350 Tiered Prioritization System for Renewable Facilities

DIVISION 91

BUSINESS ENERGY TAX CREDITS (BETC) FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY
RESOURCE EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURING

330-091-0100   Transfer of program to Oregon Business Development Department

330-091-0105   What a Business Energy Tax Credit for Renewable Resource Equipment Manufacturing (Manufacturing BETC) Is

330-091-0110   Definitions

330-091-0120   Preliminary Certificate Application Requirements

330-091-0130   How the Department Processes Application for a Manufacturing BETC

330-091-0133 Final Certification

330-091-0140   Pass-through Option Facilities

330-091-0150   Budget Limits and Payments

330-091-0450   Prioritization System for Renewable Resource Equipment Manufacturing Facilities

DIVISION 92

MINIMUM ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS FOR STATE-REGULATED
APPLIANCES AND EQUIPMENT

330-092-0005 Purpose

330-092-0010 Definitions

330-092-0015 Effective Dates for Equipment Regulated Pursuant to ORS 469.229

330-092-0020 Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards and Test Methods

330-092-0025 Reporting Product Compliance Through the Multi-State Compliance System

330-092-0030 Effect of Registration

330-092-0035 Manufacturer Certification of Information Entered in the Multi-State Compliance System

330-092-0040 Determination of Compliance

330-092-0045 Labeling

330-092-0050 Determination of Non-Compliance

330-092-0055 Appeals

330-092-0070 Mailing List

DIVISION 100

SMALL SCALE LOCAL ENERGY PROJECT PROCEDURAL RULES

330-100-0000 Notification of Rulemaking Activities

330-100-0005 Model Rules of Procedure

DIVISION 105

REVIEW OF LOAN REQUESTS BY THE SMALL SCALE LOCAL
ENERGY PROJECT ADVISORY COMMITTEE

330-105-0005 Definitions

330-105-0007 Committee Officers and Their Powers

330-105-0008 Committee Meetings

Procedure for Review

330-105-0015 Committee Review

330-105-0020 Oral Comments

330-105-0025 Committee's Advice to the Administrator

Procedure for Appeal

330-105-0030 Introduction

330-105-0035 Notice of Adverse Decision

330-105-0040 Appeal to The Committee

330-105-0045 Appeal to to the Governor

DIVISION 110

THE SMALL SCALE LOCAL ENERGY LOAN PROGRAM

330-110-0005 Purpose, Statutory Authorization, Policy

330-110-0010 Definitions

330-110-0012 Small Scale Local Energy Project Advisory Committee Appointments, Term and Term Limit, Renewal, Member Removal

330-110-0015 Eligible Costs

330-110-0016 Ineligible Costs

330-110-0025 Application

330-110-0030 Application Review Process

330-110-0035 Findings by the Administrator

330-110-0036 Public Health, Safety, and Environmental Issues

330-110-0040 Loan Limits, Security, and Conditions

330-110-0042 Bond Refunding

330-110-0045 Waiver, Authority of Administrator

330-110-0046 Loan Amendments

330-110-0047 Loan Forbearance

330-110-0048 Delinquent Accounts

330-110-0055 Fees and Charges

330-110-0060 Alternative Fuel Vehicle Revolving Fund Program; Loan Terms

DIVISION 112

ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY LOAN PROGRAM

Pilot Program

330-112-0000 Purpose and Objectives

330-112-0010 Definitions

330-112-0020 Sustainable Energy Project Managers

330-112-0030 Sustainable Energy Territories

330-112-0040 Form of Loan Assistance

330-112-0050 Loan evaluation, processing and collection

330-112-0060 Certification Standards for Contractors

330-112-0070 Standards for Contractors during Pilot Programs

330-112-0080 Energy Savings Projections

330-112-0090 Base Efficiency Package and Optional Packages Content

330-112-0100 Fees

DIVISION 118

STATE AGENCY ENERGY SAVINGS PROGRAM

330-118-0000 Purpose

330-118-0010 Definitions

330-118-0020 Project Eligibility

330-118-0025 Project Notice

330-118-0030 Right of First Refusal

330-118-0040 Selection of Project Vendors and Participants

330-118-0050 Negotiating Agreement

330-118-0055 Disposition of Stream and Electricity

330-118-0060 Budget Not Cut

330-118-0070 Retaining Fifty Percent of Net Savings

330-118-0080 Use of Savings

330-118-0090 Agreements with the Department for Technical Assistance

DIVISION 125

RESIDENTIAL STANDARDS DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM SELECTION RULES

330-125-0005 Purpose

330-125-0010 Definitions

330-125-0020 General Eligibility Requirements

330-125-0022 Home Builder Eligibility Requirements

330-125-0025 General Limitations

330-125-0030 Guidelines for Selection

330-125-0035 Application Procedures

330-125-0040 Incentive Contract

330-125-0045 Compliance with Land Use Laws

DIVISION 130

ENERGY EFFICIENT DESIGN AND OPERATION FOR STATE AGENCY FACILITIES

330-130-0010 Purpose

330-130-0020 Definitions

330-130-0025 Alternate Compliance Paths

330-130-0030 Notification

330-130-0040 Procedures for Class 1 Buildings

330-130-0050 Procedures for Class 2 Buildings

330-130-0055 Procedure for Leased Buildings

330-130-0060 Service Charges

330-130-0070 Department Administrative Procedures

330-130-0080 Procedures for Monitoring the Reduction in Energy Use by State Agencies

330-130-0090 Pre-qualification for persons performing Energy Analysis and Energy Savings Performance Contracting Services

330-130-0100 Pre-qualification for persons performing Energy Commissioning, Auditing, and Performance Verification Services

330-130-0500 Use of Fuel Cell Power Systems

DIVISION 135

1.5 PERCENT FOR GREEN ENERGY TECHNOLOGY IN PUBLIC BUILDINGS

330-135-0010 Purpose

330-135-0015 Definitions

330-135-0018 Requirement for Inclusion of Green Energy Technology

330-135-0020 Eligible Building Projects

330-135-0025 Eligible Contract Price

330-135-0030 Green Energy Technology Performance Requirements

330-135-0035 Eligible Green Energy Technology Costs

330-135-0040 Alternative Financing

330-135-0045 Determination Whether Green Energy Technology is Appropriate

330-135-0050 Requirements for Deferral of Expenditures

330-135-0052 Requirements for Technical Review

330-135-0055 Requirement to Report on Green Energy Technology

330-135-0060 Outreach to Public Bodies

DIVISION 140

SELF DIRECTION OF PUBLIC PURPOSES CHARGES BY
LARGE RETAIL ELECTRICITY CONSUMERS

330-140-0010 Scope and Applicability of These Rules

330-140-0020 Definitions as Used in This Division:

330-140-0030 Eligibility as a Self-Directing Consumer

330-140-0040 Precertification of New Energy Conservation Projects

330-140-0050 Precertification of New Renewable Resource Purchase

330-140-0060 Certification of Qualifying Expenditure for New Energy Conservation Projects

330-140-0070 Certification of Qualifying Expenditure for New Renewable Resources

330-140-0080 Claiming a Public Purpose Charge Credit

330-140-0090 Exclusion from Payment of a Portion of the Public Purpose Charge

330-140-0100 Independent Audit Standards and Procedures

330-140-0110 Reporting Self-Direction Credits and Public Purpose Amounts Collected or Paid

330-140-0120 Denial or Revocation of Eligibility to Participate as a Self-Direction Consumer

330-140-0130 Utility and Electricity Consumer Credits for Public Purpose Expenditures by their Energy Suppliers

330-140-0140 Administrative Cost Recovery

DIVISION 160

ESTABLISH A RENEWABLE ENERGY CERTIFICATE SYSTEM FOR THE
OREGON RENEWABLEPORTFOLIO STANDARD (RPS)

330-160-0005 Purpose

330-160-0015 Definitions

330-160-0020 Establishment of Renewable Energy Certificate System

330-160-0025 Types of Renewable Energy Certificates

330-160-0030 Allowed Vintage of Renewable Energy Certificates

330-160-0035 Application Process

330-160-0037 Confidential Treatment of Information

330-160-0038 Expiration of Oregon RPS Certification

330-160-0040 Low-impact Hydro Electric Facilities

330-160-0050 Hydroelectric Facility Upgrades

330-160-0060 Periodic Review of Multiple-fuel facilities

330-160-0070 Required Notice of Facility Changes

DIVISION 170

BIOMASS PRODUCER OR COLLECTOR TAX CREDIT

Certification Rules

330-170-0010 Purpose and Scope

330-170-0020 Definitions

330-170-0030 Applicant Eligibility

330-170-0040 Biomass Eligibility

330-170-0050 Application Process

330-170-0060 Certification and Denial

330-170-0070 Minimum Discount Value

DIVISION 180

GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS STANDARD

330-180-0010 Purpose and Scope

330-180-0020 Definitions

330-180-0030 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standard

330-180-0040 Low-Carbon Emissions Resource Plan

330-180-0060 Methodology for Calculating Greenhouse Gas Emissions

330-180-0070 Exemptions

DIVISION 200

RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT GRANTS

330-200-0000   Applicability of Rules in OAR 330, Division 200

330-200-0010   Definitions

330-200-0020   Opportunity Announcement

330-200-0030   Grant Application

330-200-0040   Fees

330-200-0050   Completeness Review

330-200-0060   Competitive Review

330-200-0070   Technical Review

330-200-0080   Performance Agreement

330-200-0090   Amendments

330-200-0150   Compliance

DIVISION 210

CONSERVATION ENERGY INCENTIVE PROGRAM

330-210-0000   Applicability of Rules in OAR 330, Division 210

330-210-0010   Definitions

330-210-0020   Opportunity Announcement

330-210-0030   Preliminary Certification Application

330-210-0040   Fees

330-210-0045   Small Premium Project Review Process

330-210-0050   Completeness Review

330-210-0060   Competitive Review

330-210-0070   Technical Review

330-210-0080   Preliminary Certification

330-210-0090   Amendments to Preliminary Certifications

330-210-0100   Final Certification

330-210-0150   Compliance and Pass-through

DIVISION 220

ALTERNATIVE FUEL VEHICLE INFRASTRUCTURE ENERGY INCENTIVE PROGRAM

330-220-0000   Applicability of Rules in OAR 330, division 220

330-220-0010   Definitions

330-220-0020   Opportunity Announcement

330-220-0030   Preliminary Certification Application

330-220-0040   Application Fees

330-220-0050   Completeness Review

330-220-0070   Technical Review

330-220-0080   Preliminary Certification

330-220-0090   Amendments to Preliminary Certifications

330-220-0100   Final Certification

330-220-0150   Compliance and Pass-through

DIVISION 225

TRANSIT SERVICES ENERGY INCENTIVES PROGRAM

330-225-0000 Applicability of Rules

330-225-0010 Definitions

330-225-0020 Opportunity Announcement

330-225-0030 Preliminary Certification Application

330-225-0040 Fees

330-225-0050 Completeness Review and Allocation of Potential Tax Credits

330-225-0070 Technical Review

330-225-0080 Preliminary Certification

330-225-0090 Amendments to Preliminary Certifications

330-225-0100 Final Certification

330-225-0150 Compliance and Pass-through

DIVISION 230

COMPLIANCE AND PASS THROUGH

330-230-0000 Applicability of Rules in OAR 330, Division 230

330-230-0010 Definitions for Compliance

330-230-0020 Purpose of Inspection or Review

330-230-0030 Selection of Projects, Notice

330-230-0040 Project Access

330-230-0050 Inspection or Review Outcomes

330-230-0060 Failed Inspections or Reviews, Notice, Reconsideration

330-230-0110 Definitions for Pass-Through

330-230-0120 Pass-Through Eligibility

330-230-0130 Pass-Through Amount

330-230-0140 Pass-Through Process

330-230-0150 Transfer of Tax Credits Issued to an Applicant


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