2016 REC RFP

This Request for Proposals for Renewable Energy Credits (2016 RFP for RECs) issued by PacifiCorp is seeking cost-competitive renewable energy credits that can be used to meet state renewable portfolio standard (RPS) requirements under the applicable laws and regulations of California, Oregon, and/or Washington.  

The indicative schedule for this 2016 RFP for RECs is shown below: 

Milestone

Date

PacifiCorp issuance of RFP

Monday  April 11, 2016

Bidder Workshop

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

RFP proposals due

Friday, May 20, 2016

Evaluation completed

Monday, June 27, 2016

Bidders notified if they have been selected for negotiation of an Underlying Agreement

Friday, July 1, 2016

Best and final pricing from shortlisted Bidders

Friday, July 8, 2016

Final selection

Friday, July 15, 2016

Complete negotiations

Monday, August 1, 2016

Underlying Agreement and or confirmation agreement executed

Monday, August 8, 2016

A Bidder Workshop will be held on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Prevailing Time (PPT). Additional details on the Bidder Workshop will be posted to the PacifiCorp website.

All proposals must have a bid validity date through August 8, 2016.  Bids selected to the shortlist will be asked to update their bid prices as part of the negotiation process.

All information, including pre-bid materials, questions, and PacifiCorp’s response to questions, will be posted on the PacifiCorp website at www.pacificorp.com. Any questions on the 2016 RFP for RECs should be sent to Company via email at RFP-REC@pacificorp.com



Updates

April 18, 2016

PacifiCorp has updated the 2016 REC RFP to include a third product, Product C.  All three Products are listed below. 

  • Product A: RECs from any Vintage Period beginning January 1, 2007 and on or before March 8, 2016.
  • Product B: RECs from a Generating Facility with Commercial Operation Date after March 8, 2016 and on or before December 31, 2022, from which the associated Qualifying Electricity is acquired under a contract having duration of 20 years or more.
  • Product C: RECs from a Generating Facility with Commercial Operation Date after March 8, 2016 and on or before December 31, 2022, from which the associated Qualifying Electricity is acquired under a contract having duration of less than 20 years.

RFP Documents

PDF 2016 REC RFP Main Document (Updated)

APPENDIX A (Updated)

APPENDIX B

APPENDIX C 

PDF Q&A (Updated May 18, 2016)