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10-K
NRG ENERGY, INC. filed this Form 10-K on 03/01/2018
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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:
2023 Term Loan Facility
 
The Company's $1.9 billion term loan facility due 2023, a component of the Senior Credit Facility
AEP
 
American Electric Power
Adjusted EBITDA
 
Adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization
ARO
 
Asset Retirement Obligation
ASC
 
The FASB Accounting Standards Codification, which the FASB established as the source of authoritative GAAP
ASU
 
Accounting Standards Updates – updates to the ASC
August 2017 Drop Down Assets
 
The remaining 25% interest in NRG Wind TE Holdco, which was sold to NRG Yield, Inc. on August 1, 2017
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
Backlog
 
Projects that are under construction, contracted, or awarded and represents a higher level of execution certainty
BACT
 
Best Available Control Technology
Bankruptcy Code
 
Chapter 11 of Title 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code
Bankruptcy Court
 
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division
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
Business Solutions
 
NRG's business solutions group, which includes demand response, commodity sales, energy efficiency and energy management services
CAA
 
Clean Air Act
CAIR
 
Clean Air Interstate Rule
CAISO
 
California Independent System Operator
Carlsbad
 
Carlsbad Energy Center, a 527 MW natural gas fired project located in Carlsbad, CA
CASPR
 
Competitive Auctions with Sponsored Resources
CCF
 
Carbon Capture Facility
CDD
 
Cooling Degree Day
CDWR
 
California Department of Water Resources
CEC
 
California Energy Commission
CenterPoint
 
CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC
CFTC
 
U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Chapter 11 Cases
 
Voluntary cases commenced by the GenOn Entities under the Bankruptcy Code in the Bankruptcy Court
C&I
 
Commercial, industrial and governmental/institutional
CES
 
Clean Energy Standard
Cleco
 
Cleco Energy LLC
CO2
 
Carbon Dioxide
CO2e
 
Carbon Dioxide Equivalents
COD
 
Commercial Operation Date
ComEd
 
Commonwealth Edison
Company
 
NRG Energy, Inc.
CPP
 
Clean Power Plan
CPS
 
Combined Pollutant Standard

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