RECs RFP September 2020

For this September 2020 RFP, PacifiCorp seeks cost-competitive bids for renewable energy credits (RECs) that can be used to meet its customers’ needs. PacifiCorp is seeking the following REC product type:

  • WECC, Green-e eligible unbundled RECs from a wind or solar Generating Facility with a commercial operation date on or after January 1, 2007.
    • Preference is for RECs being sourced from newer facilities with newer on-line dates.
    • Owner of Generating Facility must submit, or will have submitted, a “Green-e Energy Attestation from Generator Participating in a Tracking System” form to Green-e and have Green-e’s acceptance of the form.
    • Resource location preference is from states served by Pacific Power or Rocky Mountain.
    • Other states still within WECC will also be considered.
  • Eligible REC Vintage Period is from July 1, 2019 through December 31, 2020.
  • Minimum amount of RECs bid by a prospective seller should not be less than 5,000 RECs.
  • Delivery: RECs will be transferred via the Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System (“WREGIS”) in the first quarter of 2021.

Bidder(s) should provide PacifiCorp a completed Bid Response Form (Appendix A), via email to contact below, by due date of Monday September 28, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Prevailing Time.

Schedule: The indicative schedule for the September 2020 RECs RFP, subject to change, is shown below.




PacifiCorp issuance of RFP

September 14, 2020


RFP proposals due

September 28, 2020


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

October 2, 2020


Target date to complete negotiations, obtain all approvals and execute an Underlying Agreement

October 16, 2020


PacifiCorp is not bound to accept any bids, and may cancel this solicitation at any time and at its own discretion.

2020 PacifiCorp RECs RFP September 2020

Bid Submittal Form