Energy Terms

 

Learn all the terms we use

R

Receipt Point:

Where gas is received into a pipeline.

Regulation:

The governmental function of controlling or directing economic entities through the process of rule making and adjudication.

Residential Customer:

Residential customers are defined as private household establishments which consume energy primarily for space heating, water heating, air conditioning, lighting, refrigeration, cooking etc. Larger Apartment complexes may be referred to as Commercial Customers.

Retail Market:

A market in which natural gas and other energy services are sold directly to the end-use customer.