Benefits include:

North Carolina Electric Service Provider Account: This type of account can hold, transfer (outgoing and incoming), and retire certificates. A North Carolina Electric Service Provider Account can also register and maintain projects and have certificates issued to it for its projects. A North Carolina Electric Service Provider Account is the only type of account that can retire certificates for compliance with the North Carolina Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard.

General Account: This type of account can hold, transfer (outgoing and incoming), and retire certificates. A General Account can also register and maintain projects and have certificates issued to it for its projects.

Qualified Reporting Entity (QRE)/ Verifier Account: An Account Holder with a QRE Account is assigned to one or more project(s) and is responsible for providing energy output information for that project, such as monthly meter read data. A QRE account cannot hold certificates.

Program Administrator Account: This type of Account is provided to the North Carolina Utilities Commission and the Public Staff of the Commission as administrators of the North Carolina compliance program. It will allow them to review the compliance of North Carolina electric power suppliers.

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