Announcements

The announcements on this page are for the 2018 procurement events.


Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Invitation to Comment on Requirements related to Brownfield Site Photovoltaic Projects

The Illinois Power Agency’s long-term renewable resources procurement plan as approved by Illinois Commerce Commission provides for the procurement of Renewable Energy Credits (“RECs”) from new brownfield site photovoltaic projects. The Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP will procure 80,000 RECs delivered annually from new brownfield site photovoltaic projects under 15-year fixed price contracts. The Procurement … Continue reading Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Invitation to Comment on Requirements related to Brownfield Site Photovoltaic Projects

Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Invitation to Comment on the Second Draft Solar REC Contract

The Illinois Power Agency’s long-term renewable resources procurement plan as approved by Illinois Commerce Commission provides for the procurement of Renewable Energy Credits (“RECs”) from new utility-scale solar projects and new brownfield site photovoltaic projects. The Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP will procure 2,000,000 RECs delivered annually from new utility-scale solar projects and 80,000 RECs … Continue reading Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Invitation to Comment on the Second Draft Solar REC Contract

BEC RFP ANNOUNCEMENT: ICC Has Approved the Results of the Fall 2018 Block Energy Procurement Events

On Friday, September 14, 2018, the Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) approved the results of the block energy procurement events under the Fall 2018 Block Energy and Capacity Request for Proposals, namely: i) the block energy procurement event for Ameren Illinois Company; and ii) the block energy procurement event for Commonwealth Edison Company. In accordance with … Continue reading BEC RFP ANNOUNCEMENT: ICC Has Approved the Results of the Fall 2018 Block Energy Procurement Events

BEC RFP ANNOUNCEMENT: ICC Has Approved the Results of the Fall 2018 AIC Capacity Procurement Event

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, the Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) approved the results of the procurement event of capacity for Ameren Illinois Company. In accordance with the Act and ICC Orders, the Procurement Administrator is releasing information concerning the results of the procurement event. Please see the Results page of the Fall Block Energy and Capacity … Continue reading BEC RFP ANNOUNCEMENT: ICC Has Approved the Results of the Fall 2018 AIC Capacity Procurement Event

Utility-Scale Wind RFP – DEADLINE: Part 1 Proposals Due by 12 PM (noon) TODAY!

The deadline for submission of Part 1 Proposals is 12 PM (noon) CPT TODAY, Wednesday, September 5, 2018.  Bidders with multiple Projects must submit all Part 1 Proposals for all Projects by the deadline. Additional time for submission will not be granted regardless of the number of Projects presented by a Bidder. Bidders can log on … Continue reading Utility-Scale Wind RFP – DEADLINE: Part 1 Proposals Due by 12 PM (noon) TODAY!

Utility-Scale Wind RFP – REMINDER: Site Control Documentation Required with the Part 1 Proposals

If the Interconnection Agreement for the Project is not fully executed, the Bidder must demonstrate site control by providing one of the acceptable forms of documentation with the Part 1 Proposal for the Project (see section IV.2.4 of the RFP Rules).  If the area controlled by the Owner is not included in the site control … Continue reading Utility-Scale Wind RFP – REMINDER: Site Control Documentation Required with the Part 1 Proposals

Utility-Scale Wind RFP – REMINDER: Seller must be formed as of the Part 1 Date

The Part 1 Proposal requires bidders to provide contact information for the Seller.  The “Seller” is the entity intended to be the signatory to the REC Contract for the Project. The Part 1 Proposal must identify the Seller’s legal name and address (including street address, city, state, and zip code).  The Seller must be an … Continue reading Utility-Scale Wind RFP – REMINDER: Seller must be formed as of the Part 1 Date

Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP – POSTING: Preliminary Proposal Documents

The Procurement Administrator has posted the following documents to the Draft Documents page of the Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar section of the procurement website: Draft proposal requirements, including an overview of the proposal submission process; The standard forms of the Pre-Bid Letters of Credit that may be used for the submission of bid assurance collateral; … Continue reading Brownfield and Utility-Scale Solar RFP – POSTING: Preliminary Proposal Documents

Utility-Scale Wind RFP – REMINDER: Three Business Days Left Before the Part 1 Date

The deadline for submission of Part 1 Proposals (the “Part 1 Date”) is 12 PM (noon) CPT on Wednesday, September 5, 2018.  There are three business days left before the deadline. The Procurement Administrator will not be processing proposals on Labor Day, Monday, September 4.  Bidders with multiple projects must submit all Part 1 Proposals … Continue reading Utility-Scale Wind RFP – REMINDER: Three Business Days Left Before the Part 1 Date

BEC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Supplier Fees

The Supplier Fees for the Fall 2018 Block Energy and Capacity RFP are: $ 250 per on-peak block $ 170 per off-peak block $ 20 per ZRC The Supplier Fees are paid only by suppliers whose bids are approved by the Illinois Commerce Commission.