(a) Provider. A lessor who purchases electric utility service from a supplier and charges for the costs of providing the service to tenants. A provider must be the owner of the premises served, and must have a current fully executed lease for each tenant.
(b) Supplier. A public utility, or an agency or organization exempted from regulation, from which a provider purchases electric service.
(c) Supplier's Unit Electric Service Bill. The actual amount charged by the supplier for the unit as a whole less any amount charged by the supplier that is not recoverable from the tenants such as connection or disconnection charges, provider late fees or amounts attributed to excess usage as provided in Rule R22-7(f).
(d) Tenant. A lessee who purchases electric service from a provider.
(NCUC Docket No. ER-100, Sub 0, 08/17/11; NCUC Docket No. ER-100, Sub 0, 04/19/2012; NCUC Docket No. ER-100, Sub 0, 03/31/14.)