SEC Filings

10-K
NRG ENERGY, INC. filed this Form 10-K on 02/29/2016
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Glossary of Terms
        When the following terms and abbreviations appear in the text of this report, they have the meanings indicated below:
AEP
 
American Electric Power
Alta Wind Assets
 
Seven wind facilities that total 947 MW located in Tehachapi, California and a portfolio of land leases
ARO
 
Asset Retirement Obligation
ARRA
 
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
ASC
 
The FASB Accounting Standards Codification, which the FASB established as the source of authoritative U.S. GAAP
ASU
 
Accounting Standards Updates – updates to the ASC
Average realized prices
 
Volume-weighted average power prices, net of average fuel costs and reflecting the impact of settled hedges
AZNMSNV
 
Arizona, New Mexico and Southern Nevada
B2B
 
Business-to-business, which includes demand response, commodity sales, energy efficiency and energy management services
BACT
 
Best Available Control Technology
Baseload
 
Units expected to satisfy minimum baseload requirements of the system and produce electricity at an essentially constant rate and run continuously
BETM
 
Boston Energy Trading and Marketing LLC
BTU
 
British Thermal Unit
Buffalo Bear
 
Buffalo Bear, LLC, the operating subsidiary of Tapestry Wind LLC, which owns the Buffalo Bear project
CAA
 
Clean Air Act
CAIR
 
Clean Air Interstate Rule
CAISO
 
California Independent System Operator
CCF
 
Carbon Capture Facility
CCPI
 
Clean Coal Power Initiative
CDD
 
Cooling Degree Day
CDFW
 
California Department of Fish and Wildlife
CDWR
 
California Department of Water Resources
CEC
 
California Energy Commission
CenterPoint
 
CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC
CFTC
 
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
C&I
 
Commercial, industrial and governmental/institutional
CO2
 
Carbon Dioxide
COD
 
Commercial Operation Date
ComEd
 
Commonwealth Edison
Company
 
NRG Energy, Inc.
Consolidated Appropriations Act
 
Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2016
CPS
 
Combined Pollutant Standard
CPUC
 
California Public Utilities Commission
CSAPR
 
Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
CVSR
 
California Valley Solar Ranch
CWA
 
Clean Water Act
D.C. Circuit
 
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
DGPV Holdco
 
NRG DGPV Holdco 1 LLC
Direct Energy
 
Direct Energy Business Marketing, LLC

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