The Nuclear and Renewable Generation Fund Programs

The Ohio Air Quality Development Authority is the program administrator of the Nuclear and Renewable Generation Fund Programs as prescribed in Amended House Bill 6 by the 133rd General Assembly. The programs provide credits issued for each megawatt-hour of electricity generated by qualifying nuclear or renewable energy resources, as defined in Section 3706.43. The price for each credit paid is nine dollars. Credits will be issued and tracked by OAQDA using the Generation Attribute Tracking System (GATS).


Applications for Qualifying Resource Facilities

Pursuant to R.C. 3706 through 3706.65, certain eligible nuclear or renewable electric generating facilities may apply for participation in the program.  OAQDA released the applications on January 2, 2020.

Applications must have been submitted in complete form no later than February 1, 2020. Approvals will be made no later than March 31, 2020. Notifications will be made via email to the primary contact person listed on the application.