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December 15, 2015 New York State Energy Research and Development Authority RFP seeking proposals for up to $20.4 million in New York State Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) funding to support the installation and operation of Anaerobic Digester Gas-to-Electricity Systems in New York State. Funding is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Up to $2 million is available per project dependent on project specifications.
Contacts: Tom Fiesinger, 518-862-1090, ext. 3218 or Steve Hoyt, ext. 3587.
December 10, 2015 Public Utility District No. 1 of Snohomish County RFP seeking proposals from qualified suppliers of Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) sourced in the Pacific Northwest to fulfill its obligation to provide retail electric customer-owners a voluntary option to purchase qualified alternative energy resources. Question period ends on November 25, 2014.
Contact: Leslie Moynihan, 425-783-8289
December 3, 2015 FirstEnergy Corp. RFP seeking up to 5,100 MWh Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) and 250,000 MWh Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) for Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, Ohio Edison Company and The Toledo Edison Company. Qualifying SRECs and RECs will to be used by the companies to meet the Ohio RPS requirements.
Contact: Dan Bradley
November 26, 2014 Sacramento Municipal Utility District RFP seeking to implement a Biomass Gasification project for CHP application in Sacramento, California. The developer will finance, design, build, own, and operate the project under SMUD's grant disbursement and power purchase agreement (PPA) requirements. SMUD is offering $1.15 million in funding. The bioenergy feed-in tariff (SB 1122) will provide guaranteed funding for biomass gasification projects smaller than 3 MW. However, this ratepayer-funded incentive is only available to investor owned utilities (IOUs).
Contact: Marco Lemes, 916-732-5871 or 916-732-6795
November 25, 2014 NC GreenPower RFP seeking proposals for up to 40,000,000 kWh of Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) generated in North Carolina through one- or two-year terms from qualifying renewable energy projects. Questions about the bidding process must be sent by November 11, 2014, to bids@ncgreenpower.org.
Contact: jderosse@ncgreenpower.org, 919-716-6398 or 866-533-6247
November 14, 2014 Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association RFP seeking proposals for qualifying renewable energy deliveries from projects with nameplate capacity ratings ranging from 20 MW to 150 MW. Proposals must include deliveries of at least 30,000 MWh per year. Tri-State will consider small hydroelectric projects with projected output is forecast to be less than 30,000 MWh per year. Delivery is expected via PPAs with a minimum term of twenty years and a maximum term of twenty-five years are preferred. A Notice of Intent to Submit Proposal form should be submitted no later than October 13, 2014.
Contact: Susan Hunter, renewablerfp@tristategt.org
November 13, 2014 General Service Administration (GSA) Industry Day for Capital Solar Challenge (CSC) program. CSC aims to promote aggregated solar purchases and power purchases agreements to help lower energy cost and increase renewable energy consumption at Federal locations across the National Capital Region.
Contact: Michael J. Vrobel, 202-273-4796
November 12, 2014 NV Energy RFP seeking up to 100 megawatts of qualified renewable energy resources with all environmental attributes bundled. The renewable resource must be integrated into the NV Energy authority area. Merrimack Energy Group will serve as the independent evaluator and PowerAdvocate will provide the response platform and related technology for the process. A Bidder's conference will be held on Oct. 10, 2014.
Contact: Wayne Oliver, Merrimack Energy Group, Inc.
October 20, 2014 El Paso Electric (EPE) RFP seeking soliciting turnkey proposals for the engineering, procurement, and construction of two utility-scale solar energy generating facilities having a combined maximum capacity up to 25 megawatts on an alternating current. The two projects will be built on land provided by EPE at separate and different locations.
Contact: Julie Bañuelos Fax: 915-543-4073
October 20, 2014 Potomac Edison, Baltimore Gas and Electric, PEPCO and Delmarva Power RFP seeking collectively approximately 4,084 megawatts of wholesale electricity to meet their Standard Offer Service in the state of Maryland. Contracts will be written for three to twenty-four months. Capacity demands are as follows: PE - 536 MW, BG&E - 2,251 MW, PEPCO - 967 MW, Delmarva - 330 MW.
October 10, 2014 Southwestern Public Service Company (SPS) RFP seeking up to 200 MW of photovoltaic solar resources that could begin delivery to SPS on or before December 31, 2016 and that would be contracted through a power purchase agreement. Solar generation proposals shall be either: 1) to-be-built generation resources to be interconnected on the distribution facilities. These resources shall be 10 MW AC for each distribution interconnection location indicated in the RFP, and 2) remaining resources to be interconnected at distribution or transmission at site(s) proposed by the developer.
Contact: Brian Fleming, 806-378-2460
October 3, 2014 South Carolina Electric & Gas Company RFP seeking bidders to provide solar power to the utility through purchased power agreements. SCE&G intends to work with solar developers to locate the solar farms on company-owned property in North Charleston (up to 500 kW) and Cayce (up to 4 MW).
Contact: SCEGSolarRFP@scana.com
October 2, 2014 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) available from PJM solar resources. The auction order window is currently open and will close on Thursday, October 2 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
September 12, 2014 The City of Georgetown, Texas and Georgetown Utilities (GUS) RFP seeking up to 150 MW of solar energy from companies qualified and experienced in the development, generation and dispatch of electricity produced in the ERCOT Transmission System. GUS expects to purchase energy and associated environmental attributes/renewable energy certificates from qualified solar facilities for a term of up to twenty-five years beginning no later than December 31, 2016.
Contact: Neil McAndrews Ph: 512-707-0649 Cell: 512-415-3227
September 11, 2014 Solarize Harrisonburg RFP seeking a single price/kW installed for a group of residential homeowners in Harrisonburg, Virginia. This price will be offered to all homeowners participating in the group. The PV projects are to be installed on the roofs of each of the properties and will be owned by the individual property owners.
Contact: Aaron Sutch
August 25, 2014 The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority RFP (RFP 2985) seeks to procure up to $250 million of environmental attributes created by eligible generation resources under the Renewable Portfolio Standard Program. Facilities must be located within New York State, including offshore generating facilities directly interconnected to New York State's electrical grid.
Contact: rps@nyserda.ny.gov
August 12, 2014 City of Palo Alto RFP (Sol. # 154855) seeking to create a Community Solar Program through which it expects to purchase the full output of electricity produced by a 3rd-party owned, operated, and maintained solar facility and all associated attributes, including renewable energy certificates (RECs). The desired capacity of this community solar facility is 1 to 3 megawatts (CEC-AC2) and expected be interconnected to the utility's distribution grid.
Contact: Carolynn Bissett
July 31, 2014 The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) RFP (Sol. # SPE600-14-R-0415) seeking up to 830,843 megawatt-hours of renewable energy certificates (RECs) for ultimate transfer to U.S. Air Force and various Federal Civilian Agencies. The request includes one-time deliveries in September 2014; quarterly deliveries starting in December 2014 and ending in September 2015; and a two-year delivery period beginning in May 2015 and ending May 2016. The agency will accept RECs generated from wind, solar, geothermal, biomass and tidal electric power generation facilities.
Contact: Brandon Budman, 703-767-8901
June 19, 2013 General Services Administration Request for Information seeking industry feedback regarding federal policy impact on investment tax credit eligibility for installation of solar photovoltaic renewable energy conservation measures (ECMs) using Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPC) authority at multiple federal government sites.
Contact: Thuy Thanh Ta, 415-522-3603
May 31, 2013 Pacific Power RFP offering funding through its Blue Sky renewable energy program to support community-based renewable energy projects within the company's service territory. Funding is made possible thanks to participating Blue Sky customers. Preference is given to local projects under 10 megawatts with a strong educational component that bring a broader understanding of renewable energy development and generation, and/or further research and development of new renewable energy-generation technologies. Projects must be completed by December 31, 2014.
Contact: blueskyprojects@pacificpower.net
May 31, 2013 Rocky Mountain Power RFP offering funding through its Blue Sky renewable energy program to support community-based renewable energy projects within the company's service territory. Funding is made possible thanks to participating Blue Sky customers. Preference is given to local projects under 10 megawatts with a strong educational component that bring a broader understanding of renewable energy development and generation, and/or further research and development of new renewable energy-generation technologies. Projects must be completed by December 31, 2013.
Contact: blueskyprojects@rockymountainpower.net
May 21, 2013 The Bureau of Land Management's Colorado State Office RFP seeking solar energy development projects for 3,705 acres of land in Saguache and Conejos counties, Colorado. The final capacity of the utility-scale development will be capable of producing at least 20 MW of energy.
Contact: Maryanne Kurtinaitis, 303-239-3708
May 10, 2013 Public Service Company of Colorado RFP seeking bids for renewable resource generation and bids that would qualify as new clean energy and energy efficient technologies. Projects must have a minimum capacity of 10 MW and achieve commercial operations no later than May 1, 2018. This request is part of the utility's 2013 All-Source Solicitation.
Contact: PSCo2013_AllSource@xcelenergy.com
May 1, 2013 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Wednesday, May 1 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
April 30, 2013 Public Service Company of Colorado RFP seeking bids for wind generation resources that can take advantage of the existing federal Production Tax Credit before it expires at the end of 2013. Purchased power contract negotiations with short-listed bidders, if any, would begin mid-June 2013. This request is part of the utility's 2013 All-Source Solicitation.
Contact: PSCo2013_AllSource@xcelenergy.com
April 25, 2013 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is seeking to obtain 18,000 MWh of Green-e certified renewable energy certificates (RECs). UNDP will award the contract to one and only one supplier for the delivery of 6,000 MWh/year over the next 3 years. The contract will be awarded to the bidder that offers the lowest priced technically qualified quotation.
Contact: Shadi Hussein
Auction - March 25–April 12, 2013 Delmarva Power SREC Auction seeking offers for solar renewable energy certificates (SRECs). For new systems, Delmarva Power is seeking 1,200 first-tier SRECs, less than or equal to 30 kW; 1,400 tier two SRECs, greater than 30 kW but less than or equal to 200 kW; and 1,400 tier three SRECs, greater than 200 kW but less than or equal to 2 MW. For existing systems, the company will look to purchase 1,500 tier one SRECs, less than or equal to 30 kW; and 1,500 tier two SRECs, greater than 30 kW but less than or equal to 2 MW. Successful bidders will be awarded a 20-year contract. A webinar hosted by SRECTrade will be held March 21, 2013.
Contact: Thomas Noyes, 302-735-3356
April 12, 2013 Southwest Public Service Company (SPS) RFP seeking wind resources that could begin delivery on or after January 1, 2014 but no later than December 21, 2015; the minimum proposal size is 10 MW. All wind proposals shall interconnect directly to the Southwest Power Pool's (SPP) transmission system or shall be responsible for arrangement and costs associated with directing energy from a system outside of SPP. SPS requires that bidders provide in their proposals SPS's ownership of 100 percent of the environmental benefits and renewable energy certificates (RECs), and a proposal under which bidder retains ownership of 100 percent of such RECs.
Contact: Brian Fleming, 806-378-2460
April 8, 2013 Indiana Michigan Power RFP seeking to acquire up to 200 megawatts (MW) of eligible wind energy resources via long-term 20 year Power Purchase Agreements (PPA). Qualifying projects will have a minimum rating of 80 MW, begun construction after January 1, 2013, and be operating before December 31, 2014. Additionally, the projects must be located in Michigan or Indiana counties in which Indiana Michigan Power has jurisdictional retail service. Prequalification forms due March 11, 2013.
Contact: I&MWindEnergyRFP2013@aep.com
April 4, 2013 The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) RFP (Sol. #SPE600-13-R-0405) seeking up to 205,012,000 kilowatt-hours of renewable energy certificates (RECs) to be delivered between May 2013 and May 2014. The agency will accept RECs generated from wind, solar, geothermal, landfill gas, biomass or hydroelectric renewable facilities.
Contact: Chris Boeding, 703-767-9651
April 2, 2013 Minnesota Power RFP seeking a 20-year supply of up to 225 megawatts of energy generated from wind resources. Suppliers must utilize the federal production tax credit and be in commercial operation before December 31, 2015. All offers must include delivery to MISO Load Resource Zone 1. Purchase agreements may be subject to Minnesota Public Utilities Commission's approval.
Contact: Kevin L. Lindstrom, 218-723-3986
April 2, 2013 Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association RFP seeking up to 400,000 megawatt-hours (MWh) annually from renewable energy resources meeting Colorado and/or New Mexico Renewable Portfolio Standard requirements. Proposals must include deliveries of at least 15,000 MWh/year. Only power purchase agreements with terms of 20-25 years will be considered. Notice of intent to bid is due by February 22, 2013.
Contact: Susan Hunter
April 1, 2013 Northern States Power Company (NSP) RFP seeking up to 200 megawatts of wind generation resources for the Midwest (MISO) Electric Region. Proposals will be accepted for either power purchase agreements or ownership arrangements. The company reserves the right to reject any project that has not entered the definitive planning phase of the MISO generator interconnection process.
Contact: Stan Dufault, 612-215-4577 (PPA proposals) or John Valerius, 612-215-4572 (ownership proposals)
Auction - April 1, 2013 SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) available from PJM resources. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Monday, April 1 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
March 28, 2013 The Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) RFP seeking proposals for demonstrations of energy technologies on Department of Defense (DoD) installations as candidates for funding in Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 on behalf of DoD. The solicitation requests pre-proposals via Calls for Proposals to DoD organizations and Non-DoD Federal organizations and via a Broad Agency Announcement for Private Sector organizations. ESTCP requests pre-proposals for the following topics:
  1. Smart and Secure Military Installation Energy Management; and
  2. Advanced Building Energy Management and Control.
Contact: Jon Bunger, 571-372-6565
March 22, 2013 Hawaiian Electric Co. RFP seeking up to 800 gigawatt-hours annually of utility-scale renewable energy projects that will be in operation prior to 2016. Qualifying projects will be located on the island of Oahu and must have a capacity larger than 5 megawatts (MW). All forms of renewable energy technology are being considered but the levelized cost of the project must be lower than 17 cents/kilowatt-hour. Proposed energy payment rates should assume a 20-year power purchase agreement, which may be extended to 25 years if a significant cost savings can be achieved.
Contact: Peter Rosegg, 808-543-7780
March 1, 2013 Alliant Energy Corporate Services, Inc. and Interstate Power and Light Company RFP seeking proposals to provide wind generation capacity of a size no smaller than 15 megawatts per proposal. Proposals must be capable of delivering energy via a firm network transmission service to the Alliant-West load zone within MISO or provide a pricing adjustment for Interstate Power and Light from any cost impact as a result of delivery to locations other than the Alliant-West load zone. Power Purchase Agreements must be proposed with at least three year terms and longer contract durations are also acceptable. Notification of intent to bid is due by January 29, 2013.
Contact: Rich Friedman, 608-458-8222
March 1, 2013 Coyote Springs Investment LLC (CSI) RFP seeking to lease all or a portion of up to 9,000 acres of land located one hour northeast of the Las Vegas metropolitan area in the Mojave Desert of southern Nevada for development, construction and long-term operation of one or more utility-scale solar/renewable electric generation facilities. The Interested Party Contact Information form is due on December 28, 2012, in order to be offered a confidentiality agreement and receive additional information about the property. A site tour is scheduled for January 9, 2013.
Contact: Emilia K. Cargill, Fax: 702-422-1419
March 1, 2013 Iredell County, North Carolina RFP seeking proposals from landfill gas-to-energy developers for generation of approximately 3 megawatts of electricity at the Twin Oaks Landfill and sale of electricity to the local electric utility. For complete RFP package, please send an email with your name and company to Barbar Landau. Mandatory pre-proposal meeting will be held on January 11, 2013.
Contact: David Lambert, 704-878-5430
March 1, 2013 Maine Public Utilities Commission RFP seeking proposals for long-term contracts for capacity, associated energy and/or renewable energy certificates from qualifying resources. The objective of the RFP is to acquire contracts that would reduce electricity costs for Maine consumers and/or serve as a hedge against price volatility. Environmental and reliability attributes of the resources may also be considered.
Contact: Faith Huntington, 207-287-1373
February 28, 2013 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Thursday, February 28 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
February 19, 2013 DLA Energy RFP (Sol. SP0600-13-R-0400) seeking competitive proposals for an Energy Savings Performance Contract (ESPC) PPA Ground Mounted Solar Photovoltaic Array for the U.S. EPA Division of Environmental Science and Assessment Laboratory Branch, located in Edison, New Jersey. Estimated array size is 2 MW and includes approximately 275,000 ft2 at the facility location. This ESPC must comply with all of the 42 USC 8287 ESPC authority requirements. Provider must be approved and identified on the Department of Energy's Qualified List of Energy Service Companies. A pre-proposal conference is scheduled for Thursday, December 6, 2012. All attendees must submit their names by Monday, December 3, 2012.
Contact: Jezabel Aviles, 703-767-2394
February 15, 2013 New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) RFP seeking proposals for the long-term lease of approximately 75 acres of land on and adjacent to the former Fresh Kills Landfill for the ownership, design, construction, and operation of utility-scale installations of solar and wind energy facilities.
Contact: renewablerfp@nycedc.com
February 1, 2013 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, February 1 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
January 31, 2013 Public Service Company of New Mexico RFP seeking proposals for renewable energy certificates (RECs) and accompanying renewable electric energy or RECs without accompanying energy up to a maximum of 375,000 megawatt-hours per year starting no earlier than January 1, 2014. Procurement of RECs with or without accompanying renewable electric energy must comply with New Mexico's definition of renewable energy sources stipulated in the state's Renewable Portfolio Standard. A pre-proposal conference will be held on December 10, 2012.
Contact: RenewableRFP@pnmresources.com
January 29, 2013 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Capital Asset Management & Maintenance RFP seeking proposals from qualified parties to provide design, engineering, permitting, equipment purchase, equipment removal, equipment installation, rigging, piping, wiring, startup, commission, warranty and maintenance of a wind turbine at Bristol Community College. The college seeks to install a 900-kilowatt capacity turbine. A pre-proposal conference will be held January 7, 2013.
Contact: Tony Dover, 617-727-4030 ext. 446
January 23, 2013 Maricopa (AZ) County Community College District RFP (Sol. RFP #3157-7) seeking proposals to provide renewable or alternative energy for college locations to advance the district's energy goals including promoting renewable alternatives and sustainable energy sources and procuring energy at a reasonable cost. A pre-bid conference call will be held January 15, 2013.
Contact: Tim Heinle
January 18, 2013 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Nuclear Security Administration RFP seeking a solar energy project developer to design, finance, build, operate, and maintain a photovoltaic system at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) in Livermore, CA, on approximately 10 acres of DOE-owned federal property. One pre-proposal site visit will be held on November 13, 2012. Pre-registration is required by November 8, 2012 at llnlsolarproject@nnsa.doe.gov.
Contact: David Goett, 925-422-8217
January 15, 2013 - Auction SRECTrade Massachusetts Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available for the Massachusetts 2012 compliance period. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Tuesday, January 15 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
January 11, 2013 Green Mountain Power RFP seeking qualified bidders to provide detailed engineering and design services to provide a bid-ready package for issuing a subsequent construction RFP. Green Mountain Power (GMP) is looking to own, operate, and maintain the highest megawatt ground-mounted photovoltaic system possible at the Stafford Hill municipal landfill while also balancing the system's lifecycle costs. A preliminary estimate suggests the site can accommodate in excess of 2 megawatts of solar. GMP is targeting August 2, 2014 as the date for the system to become fully operational.
Contact: Steve Costello, 802-747-5427
January 7, 2013 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly PJM Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Monday, January 7 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
December 21, 2012 Bureau of Management and Bureau for Development Policy of the United Nations Development Program RFQ seeking quotations for the provision of 6,000 tonnes of CO2 equivalent Gold Standard Certified Emission Reductions to offset official air travel. Credits must be sourced from a project registered under the Clean Development Mechanism, have already been issued, and be cancelled in a registry on behalf of UNDP.
Contact: Shadi Hussein and/or Bakhtiyor Khamraev
December 21, 2012 Detroit Edison RFP seeking one or more large solar photovoltaic (PV) installations as part of its utility-owned SolarCurrents program. The utility is seeking PV installations that range in size from 500 kilowatts to 2 megawatts. The RFP will be conducted in two steps: first to identify sites and second to seek price and design information for the most desirable sites.
Contact: Scott Simons, 313-235-8808 | Len Singer, 313-235-8809
December 21, 2012 Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) RFO seeking offers for the sale of electricity via contract terms of 10, 15 or 20 years from generating projects that are more than 3 megawatts (MW) and less than 20 MW in size. PG&E is currently seeking 132 MW of capacity in this Renewable Auction Mechanism RFO.
Contact: RAMRFO@pge.com
December 21, 2012 San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) RFO seeking offers of CEC-certifiably eligible renewable resources between 3 megawatts (MW) and 20 MW. Purchase agreement lengths can be 10, 15 or 20 years. SDG&E must procure 102 MW of renewable electricity over this and one remaining RAM offering.
Contact: RAMSolicitation@semprautilities.com
December 21, 2012 Southern California Edison RFO seeking offers from owners of eligible renewable resource generating facilities to supply 230 megawatts (MW) of electricity under a standard Renewable Auction Mechanism 3 Renewable Power Purchase and Sale Agreement (RAM PPA). Generation capacity will not be less than 3 MW and not greater than 20 MW; the RAM PPA can be 10, 15 or 20 years.
December 20, 2012 Black Hills Power (BHP) RFP seeking bids for a contractual relationship to purchase 300 kilowatts (kW), scalable to 500 kW by 2015, of energy from a qualified Community Renewable Energy Project (CREP) in accordance with standards issued by the state of Montana for CREP facilities. BHP is seeking a ten year contract term, unless a shorter contract term is more cost advantageous for customers. A notice of intent to bid is due by November 27, 2012, with initial proposals due by December 4, 2012.
Contact: BHPCREPRFP@blackhillscorp.com
December 19, 2012 University of California, Riverside (UCR) RFP seeking proposals to provide a privately-owned solar photovoltaic energy system and sell the electricity output to the UCR campus in Riverside, CA. The successful proposer will be required to finance, design, install, own, operate and maintain a solar energy system. UCR has established a Green Building Design/Clean Energy policy for the university that aims to develop 10 megawatts of local renewable power projects by 2014. A pre-proposal meeting and site tour was held on November 14, 2012.
Contact: Leslie Rose, westcampus-solar@ucr.edu, 951-827-2433
December 18, 2012 City of Perth Amboy, New Jersey RFP seeking proposals to provide complete design-build services for the construction of electric generating solar photovoltaic roof-top system or parking canopy systems of approximately 10-20 kilowatts in size. The project is to be sited at 260-A Front Street, Perth Amboy, NJ and must be completed and operational prior to June 30, 2013. A pre-proposal meeting is on November 20, 2012. Registration is required.
Contact: Gary Muska, 732-826-0290 ext. 4010
December 17, 2012 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 megawatt-hours of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards through a multi-solicitation process.
Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
December 7, 2012 The Town of Portsmouth, Rhode Island RFP (Bid # P13-007) sseeking proposals from qualified wind energy developers and/or operations and maintenance firms to either 1) purchase or lease the 1.5 megawatt wind turbine generator (WTG) currently installed on the grounds of Portsmouth High School for no less than $2.9 million; or 2) repair the turbine and enter into a project management partnership with the Town to operate and maintain the WTG currently installed on the grounds of Portsmouth High School. The Town's WTG began operating in March 2009, but is currently off-line in need of major repair to resume operations.
Contact: David Faucher, 401-643-0308 | Marc Agin, 401-845-5414
December 6, 2012 Bureau of Management and Bureau for Development Policy of United Nations Development Programme Request for Quotation (RFQ) seeking price quotations for the sale of 5,000 megawatt-hours of Green-e certified renewable energy certificates (RECs).
Contact: Shadi Hussein and/or Bakhtyor Khamraev
December 3, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Monday, December 3 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
November 30, 2012 Southern California Public Power Authority RFP (PDF 52 KB) seeking proposals for renewable energy projects that can deliver 2,000 gigawatt-hours (GWh) per year in 2014 and an additional combination of projects able to deliver another 3,000 GWh per year beginning in 2017, for a total addition of approximately 5,000 (GWh) per year by 2020.
Contact: Julie Filipe, 626-793-9364
November 15, 2012 Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority (CRRA) RFP seeking qualified solar developers to own, design, permit, install, operate and maintain photovoltaic equipment under an agreement for a minimum of 15 years on any or all of three selected CRRA properties located on the Ellington Landfill, Shelton Landfill, or Waterbury Bulky Waste Landfill in Connecticut. A notice of interest is required on October 10 by 3 p.m. (ET) to attend the mandatory October 11 pre-bid site tours.
Contact: Roger Guzowski, 860-757-7742 (fax)
November 13, 2012 Portland General Electric Company (PGE) RFP seeking power generating resources to comply wth Oregon's renewable energy standard. The RFP is seeking approximately 100 megawatts of renewable power, and must meet a minimum size of at least 10 megawatts. Eligible generation technologies include wind, geothermal, biomass, biogas, solar and hydroelectric power. PGE anticipates that the acquired resources will be brought into the company's portfolio in the 2013-2017 timeframe. Accion Group, Inc. will help conduct the RFP.
Contact: Steve Corson, 503-464-8444
November 8, 2012 New York State Energy Research and Development Authority RFP seeking proposals for the installation of customer-sited photovoltaic projects greater than 50 kilowatts (kW) in size. Complete proposals that demonstrate project viability and capability will be competitively selected based on their incentive bid in dollars per kilowatt hour ($/kWh). At least $36.4M in funding is available for the November 2012 deadline. A teleconference will be held on September 13, 2012.
Contact: Paul Vainauskas, 518-862-1090, ext. 3554
November 7, 2012 Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Capital Asset Management RFP (BRC1101-EC1) seeking qualified Energy-Service Companies or qualified contractors to purchase, design, and install a wind turbine and provide all other related services at Bristol Community College in Fall River, Massachusetts.
Contact: Tony Dover, 617-727-4030 x446
November 6, 2012 - Auction Evolution Markets REC Auction making available nearly 8,000 Massachusetts Class I RECs on behalf of the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center. The available RECs are eligible for compliance under the Massachusetts renewable portfolio standard. The RECs were generated by four different renewable energy projects: Ameresco Chicopee landfill gas-to-energy facilities; the Green Affordable Housing Initiative Photovoltaic Installation Aggregation Project; the Fairhaven Wind LLC facility; and the Kingston Wind Independence LLC facility. The RECs will be sold in two lots, one of 5,000 RECs and a second of 2,884 RECs.
Contact: Peter Zaborowski, 914-323-0257
November 5, 2012 FirstEnergy Corporation RFP seeking the purchase of All-States Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs) and both In-State and All-States Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) for its Ohio utilities in order to help meet the renewable energy benchmarks established under Ohio's energy law. Specifically, the RFP seeks 7,500 SRECs generated in Ohio or in states contiguous to Ohio; 140,000 RECs generated in Ohio; and 175,000 RECs generated in Ohio or states contiguous to Ohio. The RFP is a competitive process managed by Navigant Consulting, Inc. An informational webinar will be held on October 4, 2012 and the credit application is due by October 22, 2012.
Contact: Dan Bradley, 516-876-4036
October 31, 2012 Nassau County, New York RFP seeking proposals for the siting, design, construction and operation of photovoltaic facilities installed on certain County properties and buildings. The County seeks to enter into a long-term lease or license to operate utility-scale installations of solar where feasible. It is expected that generated electricity will be sold to Long Island Power Authority through the LIPA Feed-In-Tariff. Mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held on October 10, 2012.
Contact: Sean E. Sallie
October 31, 2012 SREC Trade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Wednesday, October 31 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com 877-466-4606
October 24, 2012 Hawaii County Department of Water Supply (DWS) RFP seeking proposals for the furnishing, delivery, installation, operation, and maintenance of a wind energy generation facility in the vicinity of eight existing DWS wells within the Lalamilo-Parker well system. Project entails wind generation system to supply electricity to wells; installing power lines and connecting four existing Parker wells to the new wind farm equipment; installing Supervisory Control and Data equipment so that the pump motors can maximize the use of renewable energy generated electricity; and successfully negotiating a Power Purchase Agreement with DWS and a Standard Three Party Interconnection Agreement with Hawai'i Electric Light Company. Qualification Questionnaire Form (Appendix A) is due by August 13, 2012.
Contact: Quirino Antonio, Jr., 808-961-8050
October 23, 2012 FirstEnergy Corporation RFP seeking 14,500 Solar Photovoltaic Alternative Energy Credits (SPAEC) per year for Metropolitan Edison Company, Pennsylvania Electric Company, and Pennsylvania Power Company to meet requirements of Pennsylvania's Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards (AEPS) Act. The RFP seeks a 10-year SPAEC-sale agreement of 14,500 SPAECs total per reporting year (June 1- May 31) as defined under the AEPS. Tranches of 500 SPAECs per reporting year are available and bids should include the price/number of tranches each bidder will look to supply over a 10-year period.
Contact: pa-spaec-rfp-manager@brattle.com
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October 16, 2012
SREC Trade Massachusetts 2012 Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with certificates available from Q1 MA2012 and the upcoming Q2 2012 Massachusetts SREC issuance. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Tuesday, October 16 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
October 15, 2012 Seattle City Light RFP seeking 150,000 megawatt-hours of renewable energy or renewable energy certificates per year, starting in 2020. Qualifying projects must comply with Washington State's renewable portfolio standard. Notice of intent to respond due by October 1, 2012. Additional Information: Seattle City Light - Resource Acquisitions
Contact: Robert Cromwell, Jr., 206-684-3856
October 8, 2012 Arizona Public Service Company RFP seeking proposals from solar developers to construct a 32-megawatt photovoltaic facility to be financed by APS through the utility's AZ Sun Program. Bid submission period opens August 22, 2012 with a bidder's webinar on August 29, 2012. Registration with PowerAdvocate is required.
Contact: Jessica Hernandez
October 5, 2012 City of Grand Junction, Colorado RFP seeking an expansion on the existing 100-kilowatt solar array at the City's Water Treatment Facility with the goal of meeing 100 percent of the facility's electrical demand. The requested system should provide 55 kilowatts of solar capacity.
Contact: Scott Hockins, 970-244-1484
October 5, 2012 United States Army RFP seeking reliable locally generated renewable and alternative energy utilizing Power Purchase Agreements or other contractual equivalents. Over the course of 10 years, a total budget of $7,000,000,000 will be made available and Power Purchase Agreements will be acceptable for periods up to 30 years.
Contact: Sarah M. Tierney, 256-895-1219
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October 1, 2012
SREC Trade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Monday, October 1 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
October 1, 2012 Southwestern Public Service Company RFP seeking approximately 88,705 megawatt-hours of renewable energy generation other than solar or wind, as defined by New Mexico Public Regulation Commission Rule 572 NMAC, or an equivalent amount of biogas of approximately 665,300 MMBtu to be in commercial operation no later than January 1, 2015. Notice of intent to bid due by August 31, 2012.
Contact: Brian Fleming
September 28, 2012 Connecticut Clean Energy Fund (CEFIA) RFP seeking renewable energy developers to participate in its financial support program for new renewable energy generating equipment at commercial, industrial and institutional facilities in Connecticut. CEFIA is seeking proposals for combined heat and power (CHP) technologies that would be eligible for either a grant, loan or power purchase incentive. The level of awards to be disbursed varies based on the specific technology, efficiency and economics of the installation.
Contact: Rick Ross 860-563-0015
September 28, 2012 NorthWestern Energy RFP seeking up to 45 megawatts of renewable generation that qualify under Montana's community renewable resource requirement. Customers with questions are encouraged to contact Lands Energy Consulting for RFP documents and schedule notices.
Contacts: Steve Lewis, 206-726-3695 | Tim Castille, 503-704-4313
September 24, 2012 Development Alternatives Inc. (DAI) RFP (Sol. #RFP-Partnership-2012/06) seeking firm, fixed-price purchase offers for nine 20-kilowatt wind turbines to test/demonstrate application of wind power electricity generation and establish evidence for wind power potential in Hargeisa and Las Anod, Somaliland. DAI has been selected by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to implement the Partnership for Economic Growth Program in Somaliland. Respondents should have experience providing similar equipment in Africa or developing countries.
Contact: Partnership@dai.com
September 24, 2012 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 MWh of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards through a multi-solicitation process. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, September 24, 2012.
Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
September 19, 2012 The City of Palo Alto RFP (Sol. RFP147538) seeking a minimum of 20 gigawatt-hours (GWh) annually, not to exceed 80 GWh/year, from eligible renewable resources to meet the City's renewable portfolio needs. Proposals for the sale of Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) alone will not be considered. The City intends to negotiate and execute one or more Power Purchase Agreements (PPA), for terms of 5 to 30 years, with one or more selected bidders. Pre-proposal Conference will be held on Septemer 6, 2012.
Contact: Carolynn Bissett, 650-329-2460
September 17, 2012 The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) RFI seeking information from the renewable industry to assist in determining the optimum project funding mechanism for an on-site solar array on the roof of The Hart Senate Office Building. The AOC is considering a 100-150kW solar project.
Contact: William Brewster, 202-226-1946
September 14, 2012 Xcel Energy Inc. and Public Service Company of Colorado Community Solar RFP seeking the purchase of renewable energy certificates from new solar renewable energy systems between 500 kW and 2 MW in capacity, located in Public Service territory that qualify as community solar gardens. Public Service is seeking a total of 4.5 MW of solar capacity with this RFP.
Contact: Jaclyn Webb
September 14, 2012 Town of Portsmouth RFP seeking proposals from qualified wind energy development firms to enter into a public/private partnership to either own, operate and maintain the 1.5-megawatt wind turbine currently installed on the grounds of Portsmouth High School or propose alternative strategies to replace the existing facility with a private-owned and operated turbine. Registration is required.
Contact: David Faucher, 401-643-0308
September 6, 2012 The Interlocal Purchase System (TIPS/TIAS) RFP seeking wind-generated electricity for its participating government agencies. Bidders are asked to provide a guaranteed number of kilowatt-hours per month or year and a guaranteed price for the number of years as provided by the contract with the member entity.
Contact: tips@reg8.net, 866-839-8477
September 5, 2012 SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C.. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Wednesday, September 5 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
August 31, 2012 Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) RFP seeking a developer to finance, design, construct, install, operate, maintain, repair and replace new ground-mounted photovoltaic (PV) systems on a minimum of thirty acres on airport property at Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD). The CDA has identified seven potential sites for solar development on ORD property, totaling fifty-two acres. All questions are due July 27, 2012.
Contact: ORDSOLARPV@cityofchicago.org
August 31, 2012 TerraPass Inc. RFP seeking proposals for development-stage renewable energy projects in the Pacific Northwest that can deliver up to 400 gigawatt-hours (GWh) per year by or before 2015 for large voluntary green power purchasers.
Contact: Mark Mondik
August 30, 2012 East Kentucky Power Cooperative RFP seeking to obtain up to 300 MW of generation, including renewable resources with a capacity of 5 MW or larger. EKPC will retain all environmental attributes associated with the renewable resources. Notice of intent to bid is due by July 3, 2012.
Contact: ekpc-rfp@brattle.com
August 23, 2012 City of Palm Springs, CA RFP (SOI 02-13) seeking statements of interest from qualified firms to design, install, operate and maintain a minimum 300 kilowatt photovoltaic system on the Palm Springs Animal Shelter for the purpose of selling the electric output via a Power Purchase Agreement. The PV system must be sufficient to generate electricity to satisfy 100 percent of Palm Springs Animal Shelter's electric load at competitive electricity rates.
Contact: Cheryl Martin 760-322-8373
August 22, 2012 El Paso Electric Request for Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) seeking to pre-qualify interested parties capable of providing renewable energy services including design, installation, commissioning, operation, maintenance, and ownership of a 20-megawatt photovoltaic system. The system is expected to be located on land within the Fort Bliss military reservation in the El Paso, Texas area.
Contact: Robert Davidson, 915-543-5704
August 15, 2012 Western Area Power Administration (Western) RFP seeking up to 592,618 MWh of eligible renewable energy certificates (RECs) on behalf of various U.S. Department of Energy national laboratories and Environmental Protection Agency. Western is requesting firm, fixed, per-MWh unit price offers for each FY for the transfer of RECs on behalf of any or all of the REC Requestors for terms of each FY beginning FY 2012 through FY 2016.
Contact: Sandee Peebles
August 6, 2012 Defense Logistics Agency Energy (DLA Energy) RFP (Sol. SPE600-12-R-0424) seeking 562,510,000 kWh of eligible renewable energy certificates (RECs) for ultimate transfer to United States Air Force and other Federal Agencies.
Contact: Cynthia Ralph, 703-767-8566 | Brandon Budman, 703-767-8901 | Chris Boeding, 703-767-9501
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August 2, 2012
SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Thursday, August 2 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
July 27, 2012 Eagle County Regional Transportation Authority RFP seeking bids for a 21-unit solar-powered bus stop lighting system. Each unit will include up to a 14"x12" photovoltaic module and must provide dusk-to-dawn lighting, a three-day battery life, and white light LED output.
Contact: Kelley Collier, 970-328-3533
July 26, 2012 >Undisclosed Southwestern Tribal Land Request for Qualifications (RFQ) seeking partners with the capable of completing all aspects of a solar electric project up to, and possibly including, construction and operation. The commercial-scale photovoltaic project is planned at 35-50 megawatts and will be located on up to 400 acres of flat land with an excellent solar resource in the southwestern U.S. The project site is adjacent to the transmission right-of-way and less than one mile to the point of interconnection.
Contact: Phil Hobbs (with CC: to Ana Dunwoody)
July 19, 2012 U.S. Department of Energy Office of Legacy Management RFP seeking proposals to lease land surrounding a uranium mill tailing disposal cell for twenty-five years for the purpose of installing, operating and maintaining a photovoltaic system. The available land is expected to support a system of approximately 4.5 megawatts. Questions can be submitted to durangopv@lm.doe.gov and answers to those questions will be posted on the RFP website.
Contact: durangopv@lm.doe.gov
July 17, 2012 Iowa State University (ISU) RFP seeking proposals for the installation of a 50-100 kilowatt wind turbine on the ISU campus. The University intends for this installation to be a wind energy demonstration site located adjacent to the ISU Power Plant.
Contact: Al Brooks, 515-294-7040
July 16, 2012 Portland General Electric Company (PGE) Draft RFP seeking stakeholder input on RFP for renewable generation expected to open for bids later in 2012. The RFP will seek renewable power generating resources totaling approximately 101 average megawatts to help PGE comply with Oregon's renewable energy standard. PGE is targeting 2015 to bring this resource online.
Contact: Steve Corson, 503-464-8444
July 13, 2012 Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL) is conducting a reverse auction for renewable energy projects located in its service territory. The maximum amount of renewable energy IPL is authorized to purchase in this one-time auction is 45,900,000 kWh/year and the maximum project size is 10 megawatts.
Contact: Michael Jennings
July 11, 2012 Town of Southbridge, Massachusetts RFP seeking proposals from parties to design, permit, finance, procure, install, interconnect to utility grid, test, commission, operate, maintain and decomission a solar PV power generating system with guaranteed onsite energy generation at Torrey Road Property in Southbridge, Massachusetts.
July 9, 2012 Pacific Power RFP seeking bidders to provide services that include renewable energy education, marketing, community outreach and customer acquisition/retention programs, and the sourcing of renewable energy certificates (RECs). The offered services will support Pacific Power's Blue Sky Usage and Blue Sky Habitat programs. Notice of Intent to Propose is due June 14, 2012.
Contact: Tom Gauntt, 503-813-7291
July 6, 2012 Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport Authority RFP seeking proposals for the design and construction of a turnkey fixed ground mount 1.1-megawatt photovoltaic installation at the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport. This project is Phase II of a three-phased project and an expansion of Phase I. All new equipment must be compatible with all equipment installed in Phase I. There is a mandatory pre-bid meeting on June 26, 2012.
Contact: Kate Webb, 423-855-2245
July 6, 2012 John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts RFI seeking information from the renewable industry to assist in determining the optimum project funding mechanism, as well as structuring and issuing a future solicitation for an on-site ~1-MW solar array via a third-party financing arrangement.
Contact: David Hoffman
July 2, 2012 SRECTrade Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C.. The order window is currently live, open to buyers and sellers, and will close on Monday, July 2 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
July 2, 2012 Minnesota Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs) RFP seeking proposals for seed grant funds designed to provide limited financial assistance for energy efficiency and/or renewable energy projects requiring technical assistance. Project funding can support technical assistance services (i.e. labor costs, such as for a consultant, design professional, installer, or student labor) for projects in all seven Minnesota CERT regions. Projects can apply for up to $10,000 in their region.
Contact: rfp@cleanenergyresourceteams.org
June 28, 2012 King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks RFP seeking proposals from groups organized under the Washington State Renewable Energy System Cost Recovery Program (WAC 458-20-273) to install qualifying solar energy systems on pre-selected sites on King County property. King County is seeking community solar groups prepared to enter into lease agreements where the value of power produced and fed to the facility is credited against lease fees for the site.
Contact: Roy L. Dodman, 206-263-9293
June 26, 2012 State of Louisiana Department of Education RFP (RFP #678PUR-2011-0875-0001) seeking bids for the installation of solar panels at Andrew Jackson Elementary School located in New Orleans, LA.
Contact: Leslie Jewell, 225-342-3828
June 22, 2012 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 MWh of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards through a multi-solicitation process. Qualifications are due by noon on Friday, June 22, 2012.
Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
June 22, 2012 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure 21,000 MWh of eligible Solar Renewable Energy Credits (SRECs) for delivery starting June 1, 2013 through May 31, 2020 for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards. Qualifications are due by noon on Friday, June 22, 2012.
Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
June 15, 2012 Pacific Power RFP seeking new renewable energy projects or project additions located in the Pacific Power service area. Projects must be locally owned and commercial scale, with capacity less than 10 MW. Preference is given to local projects with a strong educational component that bring a broader understanding of renewable energy development and generation, and/or further research and development of new renewable energy-generation technologies.
Contact: blueskyprojects@pacificpower.net
June 15, 2012 Rocky Mountain Power RFP seeking new renewable energy projects or project additions located in the Rocky Mountain Power service area. Projects must be locally owned and commercial scale, with capacity less than 10 MW. Preference is given to local projects with a strong educational component that bring a broader understanding of renewable energy development and generation, and/or further research and development of new renewable energy-generation technologies.
Contact: blueskyprojects@rockymountainpower.net
June 12, 2012 City of Austin, Texas RFP seeking proposals for the design and installation of a photovoltaic system at the Palmer Event Center.
Contact: Terry Nicholson, 512-974-2500
June 12, 2012 Connecticut Light and Power Company (CL&P) and The United Illuminating Company (UI) Joint RFP seeking to purchase zero emissions renewable energy credits (ZREC) and low emissions renewable energy credits (LREC) produced by eligible Class I renewable energy projects. Projects cannot exceed 1,000 kilowatt (kW) nameplate capacity for ZRECs or 2,000 kW nameplate capacity for LRECs.
Contacts:
lrec.zrec.rfp@nu.com (CL&P)
lrec.zrec@uinet.com (UI)
June 7, 2012 Detroit Edison Energy (DTE) RFP seeking to acquire approximately 100 megawatts (MW) of nameplate rated capacity or approximately 300 gigawatt-hours (GWh) yearly supply (and associated RECs) from wind energy systems which will have a commercial operation date prior to December 31, 2013. DTE expects to contract for the output of the acquired wind energy systems through a 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA).
Contact: Lori Taylor-Wallace, renewsuppliers@dteenergy.com, 313-235-8532
June 5, 2012 New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) RFP seeking proposals from qualified contractors to develop facilities demonstrating the application of new and emerging technology in the processing of DSNY managed waste. Eligible proposers must demonstrate a proven, reliable, cost-effective, sustainable and environmentally sound conversion technology that uses waste collected by DSNY as a feedstock for generating renewable energy.
Contact: Kathleen Feeney, 212-437-5057
June 4, 2012 Holy Cross Energy (HCE) RFP seeking to purchase energy and renewable energy certificates (RECs) from two solar facilities, each with an AC capacity of 100 to 300 kW. Facilities must be located within HCE's service territory and only projects with a levelized cost at or below $130/MWh (including RECs) will be considered.
Contact: Chris Hildred
June 1, 2012 NC Green Power (NCGP) RFP seeking to procure renewable energy projects for its NCGP Program. Eligible renewable energy projects include biomass, small hydro, solar photovoltaics (PV), and wind. NCGP is accepting bids for renewable energy projects of all sizes, to supply generation for a term of one to five years.
Contact - bids@ncgreenpower.org
May 31, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The order window is currently live, open to buyers and sellers, and will close on Thursday, May 31 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
May 29, 2012 Tucson Airport Authority RFP (#10112269) seeking qualified parties to design and build a 1 megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic array on a canopy structure in the Daily Parking Lot at the Tucson International Airport, which will export all generated electricity to the utility grid. The project will require canopy structures, solar photovoltaic panels, electrical equipment including combiners, inverters, metering and utility interconnect, and control and communications equipment including an energy production monitoring system.
Contact: Sylvia Granillo, 520-573-4821
May 24, 2012 Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) RFP seeking qualified parties for power purchase agreements (PPAs) to design, permit, finance, install, own, operate, and maintain photovoltaic power generation facilities on MBTA properties. The solar installations will be located at the Wonderland Station Parking Garage in Revere, Massachusetts, and at Readville Yard 5, in Dedham, Massachusetts. The minimum annual generating capacity of the PV systems is 200 kW for the Wonderland Garage site, and 2.3 MW for the Readville Yard 5 site.
Contact: Phil Jean, 617-482-2525
May 11, 2012 Western Area Power Administration RFI, acting under authority of the EPAct 2005 and at the request of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe and Citizens Energy Corporation, is seeking interest from its customers in the Upper Great Plains Region regarding the purchase of renewable energy generated from the proposed 99-MW Tate Topa Wind Energy Project located on the tribal reservation.
Contact: Michael Radecki, 406-255-2930
May 10, 2012 Ameren Illinois RFP seeking suppliers to deliver 523,376 MWh of renewable energy certificates (RECs) generated by renewable energy resources as defined in Illinois Pubic Act 95-0481, for the compliance period June 1, 2012 to May 31, 2013.
Contact: John Bitler, 617-531-2818 ext. 22
May 2, 2012 - Auction Evolution Markets Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) Auction on behalf of the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC). MassCEC plans to offer 22,575 Vintage 2011 Massachusetts Class I RECs generated in the third and fourth quarters of 2011 from three separate renewable energy projects: the Ameresco Chicopee landfill gas-to-energy facilities, the Greater New Bedford Landfill Gas Utilization Project, and the Massachusetts Renewable Energy Trust GAHI Photovoltaic Installation Aggregation. These RECs will be sold in three lots of 10,000, 7,575, and 5,000.
Contact: Andrew Kolchins, 914-323-0257
May 1, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The order window is currently live, open to buyers and sellers, and will close on Tuesday, May 1 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
April 30, 2012 Arizona Public Service Company (APS) RFP seeking competitive proposals for the complete development, construction and startup of a 14 MW utility-scale photovoltaic solar facility. This project will be financed through the APS AZ Sun Program.
April 27, 2012 The California Department of General Services (DGS) RFQ (Bid # 1202-024) seeking interested solar PV developers for the establishment of a new list of qualified bidders for subsequent RFQs.
April 20, 2012 Arizona Public Service Company (APS) RFI seeking vendor proposals related to the future implementation of innovative early-commercial renewable technology projects to be located on APS customer sites and on the customer side of the electric meter. Technologies that will be considered include, but are not limited to, concentrating photovoltaics, solar thermal systems, unique end-use tracking applications, building integrated products, pole-mounted PV, thermal storage and waste-to-energy.
Contact: Paul Baker
April 20, 2012 Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) RFP seeks Federal agencies interested in meeting their renewable energy goals and mandates, improving the environment and supporting nation energy security to join the 2012 renewable energy certificate (REC) solicitation. WAPA will competitively procure RECs with the U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Emergency Management Program (FEMP), covering the administrative cost of the solicitation, a savings that will accrue to the participants. WAPA is hosting a webinar on March 14 at 10 a.m. MST to cover the key requirements and steps involved. To register, go to: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/487739473.
Contact: Randy Manion, 720-962-7423
April 16, 2012 Commonwealth Edison RFP seeking suppliers to deliver 1,335,673 MWh of renewable energy certificates (RECs) generated by renewable energy resources as defined in Illinois Pubic Act 95-0481, for the compliance period June 1, 2012 to May 31, 2013.
Contact: ComEdPA@nera.com
April 3, 2012 GreenCo Solutions RFP (RFP #1012) seeking renewable energy certificates (RECs) from qualified solar resources totaling up to 10 MW to be used toward compliance with the solar requirements set forth in NC Session Law 2007-397 (Senate Bill 3). The request may be met by one or more suppliers, potentially with varying start dates and terms. The minimum project size that will be considered as part of any proposal is 500 kW.
Contact: Jay Nemeth rfp.greenco@greencosolutions.net
April 2, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The order window is currently live, open to buyers and sellers, and will close on Monday, April 2 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
April 1, 2012 Innovative Solar Systems, LLC RFP offering long-term contract bids for 1,100 MWh blocks of North Carolina Solar Renewable Energy Certificates.
Contact: Richard Green, 828-777-0052
March 30, 2012 Duke Energy Indiana (DEI) RFP seeking proposals for up to 400 megawatts (MW) of intermediate and/or peaking power for delivery between 2014 and 2017, to meet its MISO Planning Reserve Margin Requirements (PRMR). Proposals (including renewables) must be for a minimum block of 50 megawatts (MW) unforced capacity. DEI does not desire to purchase renewable energy certificates (RECs) at this time.
Contact: DukeEnergyIndianaRFP@burnsmcd.com
March 30, 2012 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) RFI (DE-SOL-0003702) seeking financing alternatives and criteria for energy savings performance contract projects and other government performance-based contracting for energy savings.
Contact: Eric Brandenburg, 720-356-1495
March 29, 2012 The Department of Defense (DoD) through the Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) is seeking proposals for demonstrations of energy technologies, including On-Site Distributed Generation, on DoD installations as candidates for funding in Fiscal Year 2013. ESTCP will host a webinar on February 16, 2012 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET. Pre-registration for this webinar is required. To register, visit https://cc.readytalk.com/r/vk9b46eechz7.
Contact: Jon Bunger, 703-696-2126
March 28, 2012 Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) RFP (No. SPE600-12-R-0410) seeking renewable energy certificates (RECs) for ultimate transfer to various Federal civilian agencies. Contract(s) will total 198 million kWh, which are anticipated to be one-time deliveries starting on May 15, 2012.
Contacts:
Bryan Simmons, 703-767-8531
Chris Boeding, 703-767-9651
Cindy Ralph, 703-767-8566
March 28, 2012 Yolo County RFP (Bid # GSDRFQPARKSW0001) seeking to replace 18 existing Solar Deep Cycle Series 500 batteries with new batteries equivalent to or bettering the performance of the existing batteries. The contractor is to provide and install; a new inverter, controller, load center and network hub in order to supply dedicated electrical power to a new building being constructed on site.
Contact: Gene Wais, 530-668-1801 (fax)
March 23, 2012 California Department of General Services RFQ (Bid # 1201-012) seeking to establish a 2-year qualified pool of wind energy service providers under a third-party power purchase agreement.
March 23, 2012 San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG) RFP (RFP 12142) seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide solar power site assessments and economic feasibility and financing analysis of candidate solar power sites.
Contact: Duane Baker
March 23, 2012 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers RFI (Sol. #W912DY11R0036) seeking comments on a draft RFP for large-scale renewable and alternative energy power production for Army installations.
Contacts:
Tonju Butler, 256-895-1166
Sarah Tierney, 256-895-1219
March 22, 2012 California Energy Commission RFP (PON-11-609) seeking to provide grant funds to projects which expand the network of public retail and public-private fleet-based hydrogen fueling stations to serve the current population of fuel cell vehicles (FCVs) and to accommodate the planned large-scale roll-out of FCVs commencing in 2015.
Contact: cpresley@energy.ca.gov
March 21, 2012 California Energy Commission RFP (PON-11-602) seeking to fund projects that establish infrastructure necessary to store, distribute and dispense the following alternative transportation fuels: electricity, ethanol (E85), propane, diesel substitutes, and/or natural gas (compressed or liquefied).
Contact: dnichols@energy.state.ca.us
March 21, 2012 California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) RFP (Bid #11PS5007) seeking a contract for a second biennial Impacts of Distributed Generation Study to evaluate the impact of distributed generations policies and programs in California. Pursuant to AB 578, the study will answer questions posed by AB 578 and report to the state legislature a report on the impacts and costs associated with integration of renewables into the investor-owned utilities (IOU) portfolios through utility and customer-side generation.
March 20, 2012 California Energy Commission RFP (PON-11-604) seeking applications to cost-share the development of manufacturing and/or assembly facilities in California that produce alternative fuel vehicles, advanced technology vehicles, and/or eligible vehicle components.
Contact: rkravitz@energy.state.ca.us
March 12, 2012 California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) RFP (Bid #11PS5002) seeking bids for a five-year contract to assist staff to evaluate the Renewables Portfolio Standard (RPS) program.
March 12, 2012 California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) RFP (Bid #11PS5003) seeking qualified bidders for a four-year term to assist and provide the CPUC Energy Division staff with technical economic and engineering expertise in evaluating the costs and benefits of different renewable distributed generation (DG) technologies.
March 12, 2012 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 MWh of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards through a multi-solicitation process. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, March 12, 2012.
NERA Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
March 9, 2012 Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative RFP seeking proposals for engineering, procurement, construction, and operation of two grid-connected solar electric projects totaling $5 million.
Contact: rpereanu@ssvec.com
March 8, 2012 Sandia National Laboratories RFI seeking applications from U.S. state and territorial government entities for the design, procurement, installation, and demonstration of state-of-the-art electrical energy storage technology demonstration projects that meet the goals of the Energy Storage Program. A bidders call is schedule on Wednesday, Feb. 29 at 3 p.m. ET. To register, go to: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/877169945
Contact: Suzette Howey
March 7, 2012 San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG) RFP (RFP 12141) seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide services to assist in the formation and implementation of financing mechanisms for a property assessed clean energy (PACE) program in San Bernardino County.
Contact: Duane Baker
March 6, 2012 FirstEnergy Corp. RFP seeking to secure 10-year contracts to provide Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) for customers of its Ohio utilities — Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating and Toledo Edison. The RFP seeks delivery of 1,000 SRECs produced by qualified generating facilities in Ohio for each calendar year beginning in 2012 and continuing through 2021.
Contact: Dan Bradley 516-876-4036
March 5, 2012 California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) RFP (Bid #11PS5001) seeking bids for a three-year contract to assist staff to provide technical and engineering expertise in designing distribution interconnection procedures and policies for renewable and other combined heat and power generators.
March 1, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The order window is currently live, open to buyers and sellers, and will close on Thursday, March 1 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
February 21, 2012 The California Department of Water Resources (CDWR) RFP (No. 10069361) seeking renewable energy and capacity, including attributes used to qualify for CA Resource Adequacy, and all associated environmental attributes, including Renewable Energy Certificates, from renewable facilities through one or more power purchase agreements. The Delivery Period must be a minimum of 2 years, with delivery commencing no earlier than 30 days after the contract date or no later than January 1, 2015. Proposals must be based on facilities (or proposed share of facilities) with a capacity of at least 5 MW. CDWR prefers an annual volume of energy between 15,000 MWh and 180,000 MWh.
Contact: Valerie Cox, 916-574-1862
February 21, 2012 The City of Denton, Texas RFP seeking contracts with individuals and/or businesses with considerable experience, for a power purchase agreement that will supply solar generated electricity from facilities located within a 50-mile radius of Denton, Texas and the north Dallas Metroplex.
Contact: Elton Brock, 940-349-7133
February 21, 2012 The City of Tacoma, Washington RFP seeking proposals from qualified individuals and/or organizations to administer potential projects to install and operate a community-owned photovoltaic solar array (Community Solar Project) at the following city facilities: Tacoma Solid Waste Landfill, Police Fleet Management Center, Kandle Park Police Substation, and/or Norpoint Police Substation.
Contact: Jim Wilkerson, 253-502-8332
February 16, 2012 Ameren Illinois RFP seeking Renewable Energy Certificates that satisfy all requirements under the IPA Act, for the procurement period of June 2013 through December 2017.
Contact: John Bitler, 617-531-2818
February 15, 2012 ZeroPoint Clean Tech RFP seeking Biomass Gasification System Combined Heat and Power Facility projects. The RFP involves multiple phases of work to design and deploy turn-key power plants (2MW-10MW) based on ZeroPoint's core, enabling technology.
Contact: Marc Lindemann, 315-744-5396
February 10, 2012 Public Service Company of New Mexico (PNM) RFP seeking to purchase up to 150,000 megawatt-hours of Renewable Energy Certificates that have been or will be generated between January 1, 2011 and December 31, 2013.
Contact: rfp@pnmresources.com
February 6, 2012 The City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS) RFP seeking to facilitate collaborative relationships between private-sector parties that have federal tax liability and an interest in owning solar energy systems; public sector entities that own roof space and have policies that support renewable energy development; and non-profit organizations and/or community-based organizations that currently operate in the solar energy marketplace or have that interest.
Contact: Andria Jacob
February 1, 2012 NSTAR Electric RFP seeking proposals for the supply of NEPOOL-GIS certificates, including RPS Class I, SRECs, Class II Waste Energy and APS AECs from qualifying generating facilities for the 2011-2012 calendar year period.
Contact: David Simek, 781-441-8336
January 31, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Tuesday, January 31 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
January 17, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade MA2011 Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from the Massachusetts 2011 compliance year. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Tuesday, January 17 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
January 16, 2012 Franklin County Wind Farm LLC (FCW) RFP seeking to purchase energy and the associated capacity and renewable energy certificates (RECs) from the Franklin County Wind Farm, a 99 megawatt (MW) nameplate capacity wind facility located in Franklin County, Iowa. FCW is expected to be in commercial operation by December 2012.
Contact: John Kratchmer, 608-458-3413
January 11, 2012 Focus on Energy RFP seeking independent implementers, or teams of implementers, to deliver energy efficiency programs for residential and non-residential customers under the Focus on Energy Targeted Markets (business) Core Programs and select Mass Markets (residential) Programs.
Contact: rfp@shawgrp.com
January 6, 2012 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, January 6 at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
January 5, 2012 Public Service Company of New Mexico (PNM) RFP seeking competitive proposals for electric demand side management (DSM) capacity programs to meet a portion of the PNM retail network load. PNM is seeking qualified suppliers to submit proposals to develop a primary Capacity Supply of 20 to 40 megawatts (MW) net summer dependable capability from 2014 through 2020.
Contact: Richard Fortescue
December 16, 2011 PECO Energy RFP seeking to purchase 275,000 Pennsylvania Tier II alternative energy credits as part of the company's fulfillment of Pennsylvania’s Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards (AEPS). Tier II energy resources include waste coal, distributed generation systems, demand-side management, large-scale hydropower, municipal solid waste, byproducts of pulping process and wood, and integrated combined coal gasification technology.
Contact: AEPS_RFP@peco-energy.com
December 7, 2011 CPS Energy RFP seeking up to 400 MW of energy generated by one or more new utility-scale photovoltaic facilities for a term of at least 25 years. CPS Energy intends to own and operate at least 50% of the energy capacity of such facilities; the remainder can be located anywhere within the region covered by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas. A pre-proposal webcast conference will be held on Thursday, November 17, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. (CST).
Contact: Rudy J. Castillo, 210-353-3241
December 5, 2011 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 MWh of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards through a multi-solicitation process. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, December 5, 2011.
Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
November 30, 2011 Arizona Public Service (APS) RFP seeking solar developers and installers to construct a 17 megawatt (MW) solar PV facility, to be completed in 2013. This RFP will be issued on October 3, 2011 and interested parties are encouraged to participate in a bidder's webinar that follows on October 12, 2011. The project, which will be owned and operated by APS, will be financed through the company's AZ Sun Program.
Contact: Jessica Hernandez, 602-250-3087
November 30, 2011 Maryland Department of General Services RFP seeking proposals to provide energy projects fueled by animal waste. The State of Maryland is issuing this RFP to solicit proposals for energy supply produced from animal waste to serve Maryland state agencies, support the states' renewable energy efforts, and reduce agricultural runoff to the Chesapeake Bay. The energy solicited through this RFP will be limited to projects that also qualify under the current definition of a "Tier 1" renewable energy resource under the Maryland Renewable Portfolio Standard.
Contact: Debbie Pecora, 410-767-4945
November 15, 2011 Minnesota Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTS) RFP seeking to provide limited financial assistance for energy efficiency and/or renewable energy projects requiring technical assistance. Project funding can support technical assistance services for projects in all seven Minnesota CERT regions, and is provided through the MN Department of Commerce, Division of Energy Resources. Each of the seven CERT regions has its own pool of $10,000 available. Projects approved for funding must be completed by December 1, 2012.
Contact: Lissa Pawlisch, 612-624-2293
October 18, 2011 FirstEnergy Ohio RFP seeking to acquire 10-year renewable energy credits (RECs) and solar renewable energy credits (SRECs) for customers of its Ohio utilities: Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, Ohio Edison and The Toledo Edison Company. This RFP seeks delivery of 5,000 SRECs and 20,000 RECs produced by generating facilities within Ohio for each calendar year beginning in 2011 and continuing through 2020. The RFP process is managed by Navigant Consulting.
Contact: Dan Bradley, 516-876-4036
October 17, 2011 Project Navigator Ltd. (PNL) on behalf of Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation, seeks proposals for a prospective solar development. PNL is seeking written proposals for a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) to provide all planning, permitting, financing, engineering, procurement, construction, operation, monitoring, and maintenance of a solar power installation at the Coeur Rochester Mine in Rochester, Nevada.
Contact: Josh Teves, 925-472-6847
October 14, 2011 Duke Energy Carolinas (DEC) RFP seeking delivered energy and renewable energy certificates (RECs) produced by wind generators. DEC seeks proposals that have a nameplate wind capacity of 50 - 300 MW, energy minimum of 60,000 MWh, and contract term between 5 and 30 years. Generated wind energy must be delivered into the DEC transmission system. DEC will also accept proposals for the purchase of unbundled RECs from qualifying wind generators located within North Carolina.
Contact: Kathy Dunn.
October 6, 2011 Clark Public Utilities RFP seeking providers of renewable energy certificates (RECs), with delivery beginning in 2012 and continuing through 2025. The Company is seeking 20 average megawatts (aMW)per year in 2012-2015, 50 aMW in 2016-2021, 85 aMW in 2021-2026, and 50 aMW for 2016-2026. Responses to the RFP must provide fixed unit pricing for I-937 compliant RECs, which shall be delivered through the Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System (WREGIS). Company information was due September 19th but companies may still submit proposals through the October 6th deadline.
Contact: Carolyn Stone, 360-992-3052
September 22, 2011 The Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation (RIEDC) RFP seeking applications from eligible entities and experienced renewable energy developers for the rapid installation and completion of renewable energy based projects. RIEDC will accept applications for the following projects: solar PV, solar thermal/heating, wind generating systems of less than 100 kilowatts, fuel cells, geothermal, and alternative fuels.
Contact: Julian Dash
September 16, 2011 Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School (Bay Path) RFP, acting through Southern Worcester County Regional Vocational School District, seeks proposals for the lease of certain school-owned real property to construct a medium-scale wind turbine and associated equipment to provide electricity for Bay Path facilities.
Contact: John LeFleche, 585-265-2384, 585-265-1148 (fax)
September 9, 2011 Great River Energy (GRE) RFP seeking proposals for community-based energy development (C-BED) renewable energy resources. Eligible technologies include: wind, solar, hydro less than 100 megawatts, biomass, municipal solid waste, landfill gas, anaerobic digesters, or hydrogen produced from any of these resources. GRE will consider purchasing new C-BED qualified resources through a power purchase agreement (PPA).
Contact: Mark Rathbun, 763-445-6104
August 25, 2011 Tucson Electric Power (TEP) and UniSource Energy Services (UES) RFP seeking new Arizona-based wind energy resources of up to 50 MW. The process will be conducted online by Accion Group, Inc., as the independent monitor of the companies' previous renewable energy RFPs. Registration information and other details about the RFP are available online at tepie.accionpower.com.
Contact: advisors@acciongroup.com
August 18, 2011 El Paso Electric (EPE) RFP seeking supply-side and/or demand-side proposals to meet its peaking capacity need of 80-100 MW in 2014 and 2015 and 160-200 MW in 2016. At EPE's sole option, proposals to provide greater than 100 MW in year 2014 and 2015 and greater than 200 MW in year 2016 will not be considered. Offers of renewable energy resources require inclusion of all environmental benefits. A Pre-Bid Meeting will be held July 14 2011. Notice of Intent to Bid due by July 21, 2011.
Contact:Ricardo Acosta, 915-543-2040, 915-521-4656 (fax)
August 18, 2011 The City of Boulder City, Nevada RFP seeking proposals from qualified developers to plan, finance, develop, construct and operate a utility scale solar energy collection and generation system on lease property from the City. There will be one pre-proposal conference and site tour held on July 14, 2011. Respondents are encouraged, but not required to attend the proposal conference for this RFP.
Contact: Shirley Hughes, 702-293-9433 (fax)
August 4, 2011 National Grid RFP seeking renewable energy project offers in the second solicitation under the Rhode Island Long Term Contracting Standard for Renewable Energy.
Contact: Madison Milhous and/or Corinne Abrams
August 3, 2011 Duke Energy Carolinas (DEC) RFP seeking renewable energy certificates (RECs) produced by poultry waste-to-energy facilities located in North Carolina to meet a set-aside requirement of the North Carolina Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard. DEC's request is for projects that will begin delivering RECs as soon as commercially feasible and no later than 3/31/2014. Proposals must be for at least 3 years but not greater than 20 years. Annual Needs: 2012 - 80,000 RECs; 2013 - 315,000 RECs; 2014 and thereafter - 410,000 RECs.
Contact: decpoultryrfp@duke-energy.com
July 29, 2011 Hawaiian Electric Co. Inc. RFP seeking up to 42 million gallons of biofuel for the 650-MW Kahe Generating Station (KPP) for a term of two years to commence as early as July 2014. Hawaiian Electric said it will consider biofuels made from varieties of feedstock if the proposed biocrude meets the requested specification. The utility will submit the final negotiated contracts with the Hawaii State Public Utilities Commission for review and approval.
Contact: biofuelRFP@heco.com
July 26, 2011 Roseville Electric RFO seeking for eligible renewable electricity products as defined by California state law. Offers for energy-only products will not be considered. Offers will be given consideration based on a variety of factors including, but not limited to their economic and operational merits. Deadline for questions is July 22, 2011 17:00 PDT.
Contact: James Takehara, 916-746-1666, 916-774-5583 (fax)
July 25, 2011 Progress Energy Carolinas RFP seeking eligible wind power resources of at least 5 MW and the associated renewable energy certificates to meet a requirement of the North Carolina Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard. Facilities in North Carolina are preferred, though the facility does not have to be located in North Carolina, and in such cases the energy from the facility must be delivered to the utility's transmission grid.
Contact: PECRenewableRFP@pgnmail.com
July 21, 2011 Lincoln Electric Service (LES) RFP seeking a contractor to engineer, supply equipment and install a 5 kW solar photovoltaic electric generating system at the Lincoln Children's Zoo. LES will be collecting unopened sealed bids for the system.
Contact: Todd Dlouhy, 402-467-7546
July 20, 2011 United Illuminating Company and Connecticut Light & Power Company RFP seeking two competitive suppliers of renewable energy certificates (RECs) for the CTCleanEnergyOptions program.
Contact: Peter Rogan, Connecticut Light & Power Co., 860-665-3704
Contact: Alan Trotta, The United Illuminating Co., 203-499-3271
July 20, 2011 Progress Energy Carolinas (PEC) RFP seeking eligible newly-constructed photovoltaic projects with nameplate capacity ratings of 1 MW to 3 MW that are directly interconnected and located within PEC's service territory to meet North Carolina's Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Portfolio Standard requirements. The project can be either rooftop or ground-mounted, must begin construction by the first quarter of 2012, and must have terms in a range of 10 to 20 years from the commercial operation date.
Contact: PECRenewableRFP@pgnmail.com
July 18, 2011 Defense Logistics Agency RFP (Sol. SP0600-11-R-0438) seeking 573,302 MWh of eligible renewable energy certificates (RECs) for ultimate transfer to various Federal Civilian customers. Contract(s) are anticipated to be one time deliveries starting on September 1, 2011.
Contacts: Bryan Simmons, 703-767-8531 | Chris Boeding, 703-767-9651 | Cynthia Ralph, 703-767-8566
July 14, 2011 - Auction Evolution Markets Inc. Auction of renewable energy certificates (RECs) for the University of New Hampshire. The university will offer for sale vintage 2011 and 2012 New England RECs generated by a landfill gas-to-energy project. The auction will include 10,000 RECs (2011 calendar year) and 15,000 RECs (2012 calendar year). The RECs have been approved as Class I eligible by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources, the Connecticut Department of Public Utility Control, the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission and the Maine Public Utilities Commission.
Contact: Andrew Kolchins, 914-323-0257
July 12, 2011 The Inter-American Development Bank RFP seeking to purchase an estimated 21,000 MWh eligible renewable energy certificates (RECs) or the equivalent to 100 percent of its 2011 electrical consumption at its headquarters facilities.
Contact: Vera Philips-Ward, 202-623-2112, 202-623-1693 (fax)
July 11, 2011 Georgia Power Company (GPC) Draft RFP seeking up to 1,325 MWh/year of solar resources and the associated environmental attributes to supply its voluntary green power program. The system must be at least 100 kW and not more than 1000 kW and connected directly to the Georgia Power transmission or distribution grid on or before June 1, 2012. Bids up to 15 cents per kWh, including interconnection costs, will be accepted. The RFP process is being conducted by Accion Group, Inc. GPC will hold a Bidders' Conference on May 17, 2011.
Accion Group Contact: Sheri Vincent-Crisp, 603-229-1644
July 11, 2011 Washington TRU Solutions, LLC (WTS) RFP seeking interested parties for the competitive procurement of a 3-MW wind energy facility to be located on U.S. Department of Energy property at the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, near Carlsbad, New Mexico. WTS is seeking a private entity to design, construct, and operate a wind facility on Government property, and in parallel, to provide research and development of the wind technology in a less-than-optimal wind setting.
Contact: Roberta Bruce, 575-234-8207
Auction:
July 8, 2011
SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, July 8th at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
July 8, 2011 The Department of Energy's National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) RFI (search for Reference Number #DE-SOL-0003006) seeking information to support NNSA's interest in developing a solar facility at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) Main Site and a combined wind and solar facility at LLNL Site 300 in northern California. The RFI seeks information on potential project development scenarios that will maximize the value to the federal government of renewable energy project development.
Contact: Eusebio Espinosa, 505-845-5809
July 8, 2011 Western Area Power Administration RFP seeking up to 10,887 MWh of eligible renewable energy certificates on behalf of the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory for up to a 3-year period to meet Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification requirements for the new Research Support Facility Wing Addition and Parking Structure (RSF2). The start date for the REC contract period is October 1, 2011.
Contact: Mike Radecki, 406-255-2900, 406-255-2900 (fax)
July 1, 2011 Pacific Power RFP offering funds to develop eligible community-based renewable energy projects through its Blue Sky program. This funding is made possible thanks to participating Blue Sky customers. The preference is for local community based projects. Projects must be installed within Rocky Mountain Power's service area and be completed by December 31, 2011.
Contact:blueskyprojects@pacificpower.net
July 1, 2011 Rocky Mountain Power RFP offering funds to develop eligible community-based renewable energy projects through its Blue Sky program. This funding is made possible thanks to participating Blue Sky customers. The preference is for local community based projects. Projects must be installed within Rocky Mountain Power's service area and be completed by December 31, 2011.
Contact: blueskyprojects@rockymountainpower.net
July 1, 2011 South Mississippi Electric Power Association RFP (PDF 118 KB) seeking peaking, intermediate, and baseload renewable resources of at least 25 MW for a minimum of 5 years. South Mississippi will consider potential ownership options in generating facilities. South Mississippi will not be reviewing any proposals for nondispatchable renewable energy or demand response-type offers. A notice of intent to bid due by June 14, 2011. Burns & McDonnell Engineering will run the RFP process for the association.
Burns & McDonnell Contact: Kiah Harris, 816-822-3027 (fax)
July 1, 2011 Western Area Power Administration RFP seeking up to 315,000 MWh of renewable energy certificates on behalf of the U.S. Department of Energy, U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over a six-year period.
Contact: Mike Radecki, 406-255-2937, 406-255-2900 (fax)
June 27, 2011 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 MWh of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard through a multi-solicitation process. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, June 27, 2011.
NERA Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
June 27, 2011 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure 24,000 MWh of eligible Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) for delivery starting June 1, 2012 through May 31, 2020 for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, June 27, 2011.
NERA Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
June 27, 2011 Rivermoor Energy RFP offering 2,000 MWh annually of Massachusetts Solar RECs (SRECs) starting Q4 2011 via a five-year contract. Bidders must be a creditworthy energy market participant or a creditworthy financial institution.
Contact: info@rivermoorenergy.com
June 27, 2011 Southern California Edison Company RFP seeking eligible renewable energy resources of at least 1.5 MW to execute one or more purchase and sale agreements to meet the California RPS requirements. Term limits vary from no less than one month to more than 20 years.
Contact: Cristina Radu, 626-302-3412
June 18, 2010 San Diego Gas & Electric Co. RFO seeking proposals for either a power purchase agreement of no more than 30 years for capacity and/or energy from an eligible renewable resource, or a sale of tradable renewable energy credits that can be used to meet the California RPS requirements.
June 15, 2011 AEP Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) RFP seeking long-term renewable energy to help fulfill energy-supply requirements for its customers. The request was issued as part of the Louisiana Public Service Commission's Renewable Energy Pilot Program. Proposals for approximately 31 megawatts of new renewable-energy resources deliverable to the Southwest Power Pool (SPP). Resources must be able to begin operating by Dec. 31, 2014, and have a minimum 10-year PPA.
June 15, 2011 Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) RFO seeking bundled energy and capacity through (1) in-state power purchase agreements, (2) utility ownership, (3) offers for Tradeable RECs, and (4) RPS-eligible biogas. PG&E is seeking eligible renewable resources and renewable energy certificates to procure up to 1% to 2% of its retail sales volume (about 800,000 to 1.6 million MWh per year) to meet the California Renewable Portfolio Standard requirements. The minimum size for projects is 1.5 MW. The company is also soliciting ownership offers, including build-own-transfers and sites for development. Participants may offer delivery terms ranging from one month to 20 years.
Contact: RenewableRFO@pge.com
June 10, 2011 Public Service Company of New Mexico RFP seeking for eligible renewable energy and associated RECs or RECs only from one or more qualified respondents equivalent to a maximum 360,000 MWhs per year that were or will be generated after July 1, 2008.
Contact: RenewableRFP@pnmresources.com
May 31, 2011 National Renewables Cooperative Organization (NRCO) RFP seeking up to 7.5 MW of eligible solar energy projects in Maryland. Proposals may include equity positions in new or existing facilities, Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), PPAs with ownership or renewal options at the end of a PPA term, or other arrangements as may be offered under this RFP for resources available within the next two years to meet Maryland RPS requirements for solar energy. NRCO is not seeking renewable energy credits without the associated energy, demand side management related items, or research and development products or projects. Notice of intent to bid due April 25, 2011.
Contact: Katie Shults, 317-344-7906, solar@nrco.coop
May 17, 2011 Silicon Valley Power RFP seeking to install a 200-300 kilowatt photovoltaic system on the roof of a new multi-story parking garage, the Tasman Drive Parking Structure. The City's project architect has designed a conceptual layout for the PV system on the roof of the parking structure. Silicon Valley Power will purchase wholesale electricity from the PV system under a 20-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA), with the option to purchase the facility from the Developer. Notice of intent to bid due by April 19, 2011.
Contact: Voula Margelos Brown, 408-261-5036
May 17, 2011 Arizona Public Service Company (APS) RFP seeking 70,000,000 kWh annually of eligible renewable energy and associated environmental attributes from small generation projects (2-15 MW) to meet the requirements of the APS Small Generation Program. This RFP is not seeking distributed energy offers. Fully executed Confidentiality Agreement posted by bidder to PowerAdvocate website by May 10, 2011.
Contact: jessica.hernandez@aps.com
May 16, 2011 Chamisa Energy Company LLC RFP seeking proposals for up to 250 MW of nameplate wind generation resources to provide energy, under a power purchase agreement, for a compressed air energy storage facility to be located in Swisher County, Texas. Chamisa will favor proposals that supply wind energy for a minimum term of 15 years, but will consider as few as 7 years. Wind farm must be able to begin delivering electricity during the second quarter of 2014 via the Southwest Power Pool or Electric Reliability Council of Texas.
Contact: rfp@chamisaenergy.com
May 16, 2011 CPS Energy RFP seeking up to 50 MW of solar project development, purchase of energy and environmental attributes, and an associated local manufacturing commitment within Bexar County, Texas. Respondent should assume they will construct, own, operate, and maintain the project for the term of a twenty-year PPA. Deadline amended on March 31, 2011. Questions due by April 11, 2011.
Contact: solar@cpsenergy.com
May 15, 2011 The U.S. Department of Energy, Western Area Power Administration (WAPA) and Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) RFP seeking federal agencies to join the 2011 renewable energy certificate (REC) solicitation. WAPA will competitively procure the desired RECs with FEMP covering the administrative cost of the solicitation, a savings that will accrue to the participants.
Contact: Mike Radecki, 406-255-2937, 406-255-2900 (fax)
May 3, 2011 PECO RFP seeking fixed-price offers of up to 340,000 eligible Tier-II Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for AEPS Reporting Years 2010/11 and 2011/12 to meet Pennsylvania's Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards Act requirements. All AECs are required to be delivered through the PJM Generation Attribute Tracking System ("PJM GATS"). An information session will be held for bidders on March 15, 2011. Bidder applications due date April 15, 2011.
Contact: AEPS_RFP@peco-energy.com
April 29, 2011 Air Force Civil Engineering Support Agency Request for Information (RFI) seeking cost and capability information from qualified parties concerning potential access to geothermal resources at Air Force military installations. Current data indicates that there may be opportunities for capturing geothermal energy for various business developments to meet Air Force Energy Goals. Potential sites are located in Western, Mountain, and Gulf Coast regions of the United States and may included Hill AFB, UT, Mountain Home AFB, ID, Kirtland and Luke AFB, AZ, Holloman AFB, NM, and Nellis AFB, NV.
Contacts: Mariann Weber, 850-283-6424 | Josh Scott, 850-283-6168
April 26, 2011 DTE Energy RFP seeking qualified solar photovoltaic (PV) panel suppliers to provide solar panels and logistics for the company's solar energy installations. DTE Energy plans to install PV systems through 2014 at locations throughout the company's service area. DTE Energy will own and operate the solar energy systems, which will be ground-mounted or on rooftops of commercial and industrial customers, or at DTE Energy locations. This year, panels totaling 3 megawatts (MW) will be sought; up to 12 MW could be installed by 2014.
Contact: Scott Simons, 313-235-8808 or Len Singer, 313-235-8809
April 26, 2011 UGI Utilities - Electric Division RFP (see Alternative Energy Credits) seeking eligible Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) to fulfill Pennsylvania's Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) requirements for the 2011-2012 compliance year. Notice of intent to bid due April 21, 2011.
Contact: ugirfp@ugi.com
April 15, 2011 The Town of Pagosa Springs (Colo.) RFP seeking proposals for the augmentation and restructuring of the Pagosa Springs Geothermal Utility System. Proposers are asked to develop a plan to finance, design, construct, operate, maintain and manage a geothermal energy system that will expand geothermal energy to all interested residents and businesses within the Town limits. Questions due by April 11, 2011
Contact: David Mitchem
April 15, 2011 Texas State Energy Conservation Office RFP seeking proposals for Renewable Energy Technology Grants. This program will provide funding to eligible Texas public entities for the purchase and installation of a commercially available small scale renewable energy technologies. $962K is expected to be available with individual awards up to $50K.
Contact: William Clay Harris, contracts@cpa.state.tx.us
April 11, 2011 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure 27,000 MWh of eligible Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) for delivery starting December 1, 2011 through May 31, 2020 for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, April 11, 2011.
NERA Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
April 11, 2011 U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Request for Information (RFI) (Sol.# DE-SOL-0002728) seeking Federal agency power purchase agreement (PPA) projects. The RFI aims to identify PPA barriers and seeks private sector input regarding how best to address these barriers. Questions are due by March 9, 2011.

The RFI file is also available directly through the following steps:
  • Access the FedConnect Search Site
  • Change the search criteria to "Reference Number" from the drop-down box
  • Enter solicitation number DE-SOL-0002728
  • Click on the link
  • The RFI documents will be in the upper right-hand corner under "Documents"
Contact: Synthia Archuleta
April 8, 2011 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, April 8th at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
April 1, 2011 DTE Energy RFP seeking to identify qualified companies who have significant experience in the engineering, development and installation of 150-kilowatt and larger solar energy systems. DTE Energy plans to install several photovoltaic solar systems totaling up to 12 megawatts over the next four years at locations throughout the company's Southeast Michigan service area. Detroit Edison will own and operate the solar energy systems, which will be ground-mounted or on rooftops of commercial, industrial or DTE Energy buildings.
Contact: renewsuppliers@dteenergy.com
March 31, 2011 Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L) RFP seeking qualified solid pelletized or briquetted biofuels for use at two of its generating stations for the next three years to meet Ohio RPS requirements. DP&L will consider contracts for quantities starting in the 4th quarter of 2011 and in the years 2012-2014 with a minimum of 15,000 tons per quarter or 60,000 tons per calendar year. Questions due by March 23, 2011.
Contact: DPL11BioRFP@dplinc.com
March 30, 2011 Fortune 500 Company RFP seeking interested parties for the installation of a solar array and PV panels at one of its Utah office buildings. The company has received Federal and State funding for this project and respondents must be familiar with the compliance requirements of ARRA funded programs, including the Davis-Bacon Act. Respondents should contact solarbid2011@gmail.com to request a Non-Disclosure Agreement (due by March 16, 2011) to participate. When contacting, please include 3 large scale 1 MW or larger solar projects your company has successfully completed.
Contact: solarbid2011@gmail.com
March 28, 2011 Defense Logistics Agency RFP (Sol. SP0600-R-11-0418) seeking 243,266,000 kWh of eligible renewable energy certificates (RECs) for ultimate transfer to U.S. Air Force and various Federal Civilian customers. Contract(s) are anticipated to be one time deliveries starting on June 1,2011.
Contact: Ashleigh Johnson, 703-767-8561 | Cynthia Ralph, 703-767-8566
March 28, 2011 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 MWh of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards through a multi-solicitation process. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, March 28, 2011.
NERA Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
March 24, 2011 Department of Defense's (DoD's) Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) RFP seeking proposals for demonstration of energy technologies at DoD installations. Researchers from Federal organizations, universities, and private industry can apply for ESTCP funding via the appropriate solicitation below. Topic Areas include:
  1. Smart Micro-grids and Energy Storage to Increase Energy Security on DoD Installations;
  2. Renewable Energy Generation on DoD Installations;
  3. Advanced Component Technologies to Improve Building Energy Efficiency;
  4. Advanced Building Energy Management and Control; and
  5. Tools and Processes for Design, Assessment and Decision-making Associated with Energy Use and Management.
The demonstrations are intended to generate supporting cost and performance data needed for validation of the technology.
Contact: Deborah Sheehan
March 18, 2011 FirstEnergy Corp. RFP seeking eligible solar renewable energy certificates (SRECs) for customers of its Ohio utilities — Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company and Toledo Edison to meet the Ohio RPS requirements. The current RFP seeks to secure SRECs for compliance year 2010, which, by definition, must have been generated from solar facilities in Ohio between July 31, 2008, and January 1, 2011. The RFP is being managed by Navigant Consulting.
Navigant Contact: rfp@navigantconsulting.com, 516-876-4036
March 1, 2011 SUNY Cobleskill, the New York Farm Viability Institute and the New York Biomass Energy Alliance RFP seeking projects for the Technical Assistance for Customer-Sited Rural Biomass Energy Projects in New York State program. The program provides technical assistance to rural entrepreneurs who have developed biomass energy projects past the concept phase, but to further develop and secure outside financing the projects require economic and engineering feasibility analysis.
Contact: Alice Brumbach, 607-316-3437
February 28, 2011 The Department of Interior's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE) RFI inviting submissions to describe interest in obtaining one or more commercial leases for the construction of a wind energy project(s) on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) offshore of Massachusetts. Responses to this RFI will be evaluated to gauge specific interest in commercial development of OCS wind resources in the area described. Also, with this announcement, BOEMRE invites all interested and affected parties to comment and provide information—including information on environmental issues and data—that will be useful in the consideration of the RFI area for commercial wind energy leases.
Contact: Jessica Bradley, 703-787-1300
February 25, 2011 - Auction PPA Auction: Edge Energy and Vert Investment Group are seeking bids for a minimum ten year "bundled" power purchase agreement (PPA) for a "construction ready" community wind project in Pennsylvania being developed by OwnEnergy, Inc. The project is estimated to generate 97,000,000 kWh annually and be operational 1Q 2012. Notice of intent to bid due by February 25, 2011.
Edge Energy Contact: Craig Marcum, 713-358-1804
Vert Investment Group Contact: Joaquin Altenberg, 713-222-8378 x1001
February 24, 2011 Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) RFP seeking 100 megawatts of wind energy to be operational by the end of 2012 from a facility to be built in the I&M service territory. I&M intends to have a 50 percent ownership interest in the project and enter into a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) with the successful bidder for the remaining 50 percent of the power generated from the wind facility. Pre-qualifaction forms due on February 2, 2011.
Contact: I&MWindEnergyRFP2011@aep.com
February 21, 2011 Pacific Power/Rocky Mountain Power Request of Expressions of Interest (ROI) seeking notice from perspective green power marketing and community outreach services to assist the utility in the implementation and marketing of PacifiCorp's Blue Sky Block program for the period, January 1, 2012 through December 31, 2014. The purpose of this ROI is to invite organizations to contact the utility about a potential opportunity.
Contact: Lauren Bayard
February 17, 2011 Detroit Edison RFP seeking approximately 245 MW of nameplate rated capacity from Renewable Energy Systems (minimum 50 MW for wind energy and 1.0 MW for others) including approximately 120 MW in 2012 and approximately 125 MW in 2014. Issuer expects to contract for the output and associated attributes via multiple 20-year PPAs. Respondents may submit a project for consideration as both a 2012 project and a 2014 project. Intent to Bid Notification due by noon on January 21, 2011.
Contact: RenewSuppliers@dteenergy.com
February 16, 2011 Southern Alliance for Clean Energy RFP seeking a contractor to perform a transmission analysis for gigawatt-scale offshore wind energy off North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. (Phase 2C - Offshore Wind Energy Transmission Study).
Contact: Simon Mahan
February 11, 2011 Bonneville Environmental Foundation RFP (#2011-001) seeking to build a portfolio of certified carbon reduction supply on behalf of one of its clients in order to reach significant carbon reduction goals. Eligible projects will be U.S. based in order to support domestic environmental and economic benefits. Specific areas of interest include certified carbon reductions from renewable energy, energy efficiency, forestry, and other clean energy. To request a copy of RFP, call 503-248-1905 or visit www.BEFBusiness.org. Notice of Intent to Bid due by January 24, 2011.
Contact: RFPResponse@B-E-F.org
February 11, 2011 The City of Cincinnati RFP seeking a third-party provider to own, operate, maintain an on-site solar system and sell the system's electric output to the City via a power purchase agreement. Copies of the complete RFP can be obtained by going to http://www.cincinnati-oh.gov/cityfinance/pages/-7764-/ or from the City of Cincinnati Purchasing Division.
Contact: Joe Charlton, Fax: 513-352-6995
February 10, 2011 New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) RFP seeking to procure the environmental attributes created by eligible generation resources under the Renewable Portfolio Standard Program. Approximately $250 million is available.
Contact: rps@nyserda.org
February 4, 2011 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, February 4th at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
February 4, 2011 Nonprofit Energy Alliance (NPEA) Request for Expression of Interest seeking lower than standard-offer-service prices for clean energy from interested suppliers, brokers, and aggregators currently registered with the Maryland and D.C. Public Service Commissions. Vendors proposing to participate must offer a minimum of a 50% and 100% clean energy product option to participating organizations.
Contact: Anthony Carter
January 31, 2011 Holy Cross Energy RFP seeking up to 10 megawatts of eligible renewable energy resources and renewable energy certificates (RECs) from within its service territory that meet the Colorado's RPS requirements and QF status under PURPA regulations.
Contact: Chris Hildred, 970-947-5414
January 31, 2011 Southern California Public Power Authority RFP (PDF 90.6 KB) seeking renewable energy resources of an unspecified size to add to its portfolio via ownership offers and/or power purchase agreements.
Contact: David Walden, 626-793-9364
January 27, 2011 The California Department of Water Resources (CDWR) RFP (RFP No. 10052971 - PDF 10.8 KB) seeking eligible "all-in" wind resources through one or more Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) for a minimum of 5 years and a maximum of 20 years, with delivery commencing no later than April 1, 2013. Proposals must be based on facilities (or proposed share of facilities) with capacity of at least 5 MW; the minimum annual amount is 15,000 MWh per PPA and up to 72,000 MWh per PPA. There will be a pre-conference meeting on December 13, 2010.
Contact: Joanne Arcilla, 916-653-3331
January 18, 2011 University of Utah RFP (Sol. #21070) seeking qualified parties to finance, design, install, construct, operate and maintain approximately 340 kW of photovoltaic systems on campus facilities by means of a PPA, lease or other legal contractual arrangement.
Contact: Angel Moreno
January 13, 2011 Entergy Services, Inc. RFP seeking long-term proposals for up to 233 MW of eligible "all-in" renewable energy resources that meet the requirements of the Louisiana Public Service Commission's Pilot Program. Resources must be at least 2 MW of capacity at the delivery point and available by 2014. A webcast is planned to be held on January 6, 2011 and bidders must complete registration between January 10, 2011 and January 13, 2011.
Contact: April Phelps
January 7, 2011 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, January 7th at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
January 5, 2011 Minnesota Power RFP seeking up to 100 MW of wind generation that is deliverable via 20-year (minimum) PPA to its service territory by December 31, 2012. In combination and/or in competition with submitted resource proposals, the issuer intends to consider self-build resource alternatives as potential power supplies to meet its customers' wind resource needs.
Contact: William Sawyer, 218-355-3580
December 15, 2010 NV Energy RFP seeking short-term renewable energy resources that can be delivered on or after January 1, 2011, and for a period of one month up to three years to meet Nevada RPS requirements. Three different types of short-term renewable energy offerings will be considered: 1) Renewable energy bundled with all of its respective portfolio energy credits; 2) An exchange of non-renewable energy from NV Energy for renewable energy; and 3) Biogas that can be transported to NV Energy's power plants for electricity production.
Contact: ShortTermRFP@NVEnergy.com
December 3, 2010 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, December 3rd at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
November 19, 2010 San Joaquin Valley Power Authority RFQ seeking qualified parties to develop, design, finance, install, and maintain up to 6 MW of photovoltaic power plants on selected member-owned or controlled locations.
Contact: Randy Shilling, 559-237-5567
November 16, 2010 Illinois Power Agency RFP seeking 1,400,000 MWh of eligible renewable energy and Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) on an annual basis over a twenty-year term for the Commonwealth Edison Company to meet the Illinois RPS requirements. Qualifications are due by noon on Tuesday, November 16, 2010.
NERA Contact: Ben Chee, 312-573-2828/914-473-8870
November 12, 2010 The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy RFP seeking proposals for analysis of ocean based renewable energy in the southeast U.S. This analysis will assist the selection and development of transmission infrastructure to support gigawatt scale, ocean based renewable energy resources located off the coast of North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia in an economic manner. The focus is on offshore wind technologies as determined to be commercially available within the next 10 years. This RFP covers Phase 2A which will identify potential offshore wind development areas and Phase 2B to estimate electric generation time-series data from identified potential offshore wind development areas.
Contact: Rita Kilpatrick
November 5, 2010 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, November 5th at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
November 1, 2010 Southport Power RFP seeking a finance partner for the development of a 2-MW wind power plant related to the Vermont Feed-In-Tariff Program for the period of 2011 through 2031. Southport has locked-in a long-term PPA and attractive feed-in pricing to design, develop and construct a wind system. This plant can be operating in spring 2011. The 325-acre site can also support significantly more wind and solar development. Rolling response period October 20 - November 1, 2010.
Contact: Gabe Selig, 802-855-1353
October 31, 2010 New York Solar Authority (NYSA) RFP seeking co-venture participant to finance and/or develop six 1-MW photovoltaic power plants related to Florida Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) Solar Feed-In-Tariff (FIT) Program for the period of 2011 thru 2016. NYSA has locked-in to the Florida GRU Solar FIT Program the contract rights to design, develop and construct 1 MW per year from 2011 thru 2016. Rolling response period September 27 - October 31, 2010.
Contact: Michael Oberstein, 718-591-1999
October 28, 2010 The Flood Control District of Maricopa County (AZ) RFP seeking compatible utility-scale renewable energy resources in Maricopa County and may allow for joint-use of approximately 25,000 acres of its fee-land. This is limited in its scope to property associated with Buckeye Flood Retarding Structure (FRS) No.2, Buckeye FRS No.3 and Harquahala FRS, all to the Phoenix metropolitan area.
Contact: Lisa Amos, 602-506-4747
October 27, 2010 The State of Montana RFP seeking wind project developers capable of designing, constructing, financing and operating commercial-scale wind energy exploration and generation facilities on state school trust lands for the Hay Lake Wind Farm and the Southeast Cut Bank Wind Farm near Cut Bank, Mont. The solicitations are not aimed at research or demonstration.
Contact: Mike Sullivan, 406-444-6660
October 25, 2010 The Potomac Edison Company d/b/a Allegheny Power, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company, Delmarva Power & Light Company, and Potomac Electric Power Company RFP seeking eligible full requirements wholesale supply service to meet the needs of the utilities' standard-offer-service retail load obligation from the PJM spot market.
Contact: Helen L. Taylor, 724-838-6180
October 22, 2010 NC GreenPower RFP seeking renewable energy certificates (RECs) produced in North Carolina:
  • Expedited process - Small solar and wind (less than 10 kW)
  • Competitive bids - All other renewable energy projects
  • Brokered bids - For larger volume
NC GreenPower will offer small wind systems of 10 kW (and under) 9 cents/kWh, and small solar PV systems of 10 kW (and under) 15 cents/kWh. Net metering offers will not be considered.
Contact: bids@ncgreenpower.org
October 20, 2010 Seattle City Light RFP seeking up to 200,000 MWh/year of eligible long-term renewable resources located in the Pacific Northwest via a power purchase agreement (PPA) and/or the acquisition of the environmental attributes associated with an eligible renewable resource. Notice of intention to bid due October 6, 2010.
Contact: Robert W. Cromwell, Jr., 206-684-3856
October 20, 2010 Leon County Solid Waste Management Facility Agency Location RFP (ITN-49-0-2010/WS) seeking qualified vendors to participate in competitive negotiations to establish a contract to provide design and installation of electrical power production at its solid waste management facility located in Tallahassee, Florida.
Onvia Contact: Wendi Sellers, 800-711-1712
October 15, 2010 Northern States Power Company RFP seeking up to 250 MW of wind resources to be in service by December 31, 2012 within the Midwest Independent System Operator's operational control.
Contact:
Rick Peterson, 612-330-5831 (Power Purchase Agreement Proposals and general questions)
Donald J. Baxa, 612-215-4569 (Proposals that would result in NSP asset ownership)
October 15, 2010 West Penn Power Company d/b/a Allegheny Power RFP seeking up to 800 MW of Pennsylvania Solar Photovoltaic Alternative Energy Credits (SPAEC) and up to 50,000 MW of Tier I Non-Solar Alternative Energy Credits (TIER I AEC) to meet the requirements of the Pennsylvania's Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards Act.
Contact: Helen L. Taylor, 724-838-6180
October 14, 2010 Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation RFP seeking between 50 MW and 500 MW of additional generating capacity and associated energy for its members. Renewable resource offers should be 2 MW or greater and capacity should be available no later than June 1, 2015.
Contact: Andrew Lachowsky, 501-570-2435
October 13, 2010 - Auction Evolution Markets Auction of Massachusetts-certified renewable energy certificates (RECs) on behalf of the University of New Hampshire. The University will sell 20,000 MA Class I RECs produced from April 01, 2010 to December 31, 2010 and 15,000 MA Class I RECs to be produced from January, 01, 2011 to December 31, 2011. The RECs were generated from the University's landfill gas-to-energy project. The RECs are also Class I eligible in Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Maine, as well as certifiable under the Green-e national standard.
Contact: Andrew Kolchins, 914-323-0257
October 7, 2010 Fitchburg Gas & Electric Light Company d/b/a Unitil, Massachusetts Electric Company and Nantucket Electric Company d/b/a National Grid, NSTAR Electric Company, and Western Massachusetts Electric Company RFP seeking approximately 750 million kWh of eligible renewable energy resources and Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) from renewable energy projects under long-term power purchase agreements to meet Massachusetts RPS requirements. Notice of intent to bid due September 20, 2010.
Contact: James DeMetro
October 6, 2010 The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission RFP seeking qualified suppliers of electricity supply services, customer care and billing services for CleanPowerSF - the City's Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) Program. CleanPowerSF will offer electricity generation services to up to approximately 375,000 retail electricity accounts with potential annual revenue of approximately $420 million per year. (Bid number: CS-160)
Contact: Kofo Domingo, 415-934-3923
October 4, 2010 The Department of Navy (DoN) Request for Information (RFI) as it intends to issue a request for proposal (RFP) at a future time for renewable energy generation opportunities on US Navy installations located in Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas and Cuba. DoN will provide Government land for renewable energy generation system, or systems, to be developed, constructed, owned, operated and maintained by a private entity.
Contact: Danyiele Peterson, 757-322-8365
September 30, 2010 Holy Cross Energy RFP seeking 1 MW of photovoltaic resources and the environmental attributes to be located in its Colorado service territory. Construction should be completed by the end of 2012.
Contact: Chris Hildred, 970-947-5414
September 29, 2010 East Texas Electric Cooperative, Inc. RFP seeking up to 50 MW of capacity and associated energy, and other attributes as applicable, beginning January 1, 2015.
GDS Assoc. Contact: Chris Dawson, 770-425-8100
September 27, 2010 New York Solar Authority (NYSA) RFP seeking a developer and financier for the development of six 1-MW photovoltaic power plants related to Florida GRU Solar Feed-In-Tariff Program for the period of 2011 thru 2016. NYSA has locked-in to the Florida GRU (Gainesville Regional Utilities) Solar Feed-In-Tariff Program the contract rights to design, develop and construct 1 MW per year from 2011 thru 2016.
Contact: Michael Oberstein, 718-591-1999
September 27, 2010 PPL Electric RFP seeking to procure over 850,000 MWh of eligible Alternative Energy Credits (AECs) for PPL Electric Utilities Corporation to meet the Pennsylvania Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards through a multi-solicitation process. Qualifications are due by noon on Monday, September 27, 2010.
NERA Contact: Ben Chee, 215-568-0200/914-473-8870
September 24, 2010 St. Landry Parish Solid Waste Disposal District RFP seeking proposals from qualified developers to implement a turnkey landfill gas utilization project at the St. Landry Parish Landfill. Proposals should provide for installation, construction, and operation including all labor, equipment, materials, supervision, technical support, design and permitting (federal, state and local) of a beneficial use landfill gas project.
Contact: Jason Tournillon
September 22, 2010 NV Energy Request for Offers (RFO) of eligible renewable energy certifcates (RECs) from qualified renewable energy generators to meet the Nevada RPS requirements. The RECs will require certification from the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada and must be available no later than July 1, 2013. Minimum bid size is 450 kilowatts.
Contact: Mark Severts, 702-402-5523
September 10, 2010 The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Request for Information (RFI) seeking information and capability statements from interested sources, in order to assess the market potential for the installation of a photovoltaic electric generating facility at Transportation Technology Center that could be implemented using a power purchase agreement. This RFI coincides with FRA seeking legislative authority for associated 20-year contract authority to replace FRA's current 10-year contract authority for utility services.
Contact: luis.maal@dot.gov
September 10, 2010 SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, September 10 at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
September 8, 2010 Southern California Edison Co. Request for Offers (RFO) seeking up to 250 MW renewable energy contracts (including energy, green attributes, capacity attributes and resource adequacy benefits) from generation owners with qualifying in-state facilities of 20 MW or less in size.
Contact: George Wiltsee, 626-302-4945
September 2, 2010 Westar Energy Inc. RFP seeking up to 200 megawatts of renewable resources and the environmental attributes through one or more power purchase agreements to meet Kansas RPS requirements. Notice of intent to bid due July 30, 2010.
Contact: Don Ford, 785-575-8415
September 3, 2010 Detroit Edison has initiated a pre-qualification process to procure wind turbine generation equipment for one or more wind farms within the state of Michigan with a total generating capacity of approximately 100-200 MW by 2014. Only qualified respondents will be considered for inclusion in a planned RFP that Detroit Edison expects to issue within the next 6-12 months.
Contact: RenewSuppliers@dteenergy.com
September 1, 2010 The Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) RFP seeking to purchase energy and environmental attributes from small-scale renewable energy projects (2-10 MW) operational on or before December 1, 2011.
Contact: Sarah Hopwood, 402-563-5405
August 10, 2010 El Paso Electric Co. RFP seeking up to 300 MW of eligible supply-side, including all-in renewable energy, and/or demand-side resources by 2015. Notice of Intent to Bid due by June 22, 2010.
Contact: Cynthia Cardona, 915-543-5782
August 6, 2010 - Auction SRECTrade Monthly Solar Renewable Energy Certificate (SREC) Auction with certificates available from New Jersey, Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts. The auction is live, open to buyers and sellers, and will end on Friday, August 6 at 5:00 p.m. EST.
Contact: customerservice@srectrade.com, 877-466-4606
August 3, 2010 FirstEnergy Corp. RFP seeking eligible Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) and Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) from facilities located in Ohio and/or be deliverable into the state to meet Ohio RPS requirements for 2010 and 2011. Additional Information - Online Documents.
Navigant Contact: rfp@navigantconsulting.com, 516-876-4036
July 29, 2010 Salt River Project RFP seeking up to 50 megawatts of ground mounted PV capacity in the third quarter of 2012 and up to an additional 50 MW in the third quarter of 2013. Individual projects that are located somewhere in the greater Phoenix metropolitan area and have a capacity of between 5 and 20 MW are preferred. Pre-bid information due by June 22, 2010.
Contact: pvrfp@srpnet.com
July 28, 2010 - Auction Township of Ocean Board of Education Auction of 27 MWh of Reporting Year 2010 New Jersey Solar Renewable Energy Certificates owned by Township of Ocean Board of Education. The auction will be held from 9:00am to 1:00pm EST.
Spectron Contact: townshipoceanboe@spectrongroup.com, 201-963-4560, 201-420-7136 (fax)
July 26, 2010 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (Sol# RDCP-10-REAP-AUDITS) is offering approximately $2.4 million and anticipate up to 30 awards for Energy Audits and Renewable Energy Development Assistance Grants to support agricultural producers and rural small businesses for energy audits and renewable energy development assistance.
July 21, 2010 - Auction Pennsville Board of Education Auction of 108 MWh of Reporting Year 2010 New Jersey Solar Renewable Energy Certificates owned by Pennsville Board of Education. The auction will be held from 9:00am to 1:00pm EST.
Spectron Contact: pennsvilleboe@spectrongroup.com
July 16, 2010 National Solar Power RFP offering approximately 42,000,000 kWh of Solar Renewable Energy Certificates (SRECs) per year beginning in 2012 for a 25-year output period. The SRECS will be sourced from Florida and Green-e certified.
Contact: RECS@natlsolar.com, 321-422-4010, 321-639-0326 fax
July 6, 2010 Defense Energy Support Center RFP seeking 320,604,000 kWh of Renewable Energy Certificates for ultimate transfer to U.S. Air Force and various Federal Civilian customers. Contract(s) are anticipated to be one time deliveries starting on August 1, 2010.
Contact: Ashleigh Johnson, 703-767-8561 | Cindy Ralph, 703-767-8566
July 2, 2010