CMC RFP – POSTING: Final RFP Documents; ANNOUNCEMENT: Proposal Window Opens Tomorrow

The Procurement Administrator has posted the following final RFP documents to the Final Materials page of the Carbon Mitigation Credits section of the procurement website:

  • Carbon Mitigation Credit RFP Rules
  • Appendix 2: Proposal Form
  • Appendix 3: Bid Form

The Proposal Window opens tomorrow, November 12, 2021. Bidders may begin submitting their Proposal materials, excluding the executed Pre-Bid Letter of Credit for ComEd, by email to or using the Procurement Administrator’s secure file transfer interface. The executed Pre-Bid Letter of Credit for ComEd must be submitted to ComEd and to the Procurement Administrator as an electronic PDF file via electronic means only in accordance with instructions provided by the Procurement Administrator.

Important dates relating to submission of the Proposal are:

Date Information Due
By 12PM (noon) CPT on Thursday, November 18, 2021 Proposal Form, including Attachments #1, #2, and #3, and the executed Pre-Bid Letter of Credit for ComEd are Due
By 12PM (noon) CPT on Monday, November 22, 2021 Evidence of IPA’s confirmation of Bidder’s eligibility due to Procurement Administrator
By 12PM (noon) CPT on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 Bid Date (Bid Form Due)

On November 10, 2021 the Illinois Commerce Commission approved the Carbon Mitigation Credit Procurement Plan developed by the Illinois Power Agency as part of the implementation of recently enacted Section 1-75(d-10) of the Illinois Power Agency Act (“IPA Act”). Information regarding submittal of the Eligibility Information required pursuant to Section 1-75(d-10)(3)(B) of the IPA Act is available on the IPA’s website here. The Eligibility Information must be submitted to the Illinois Power Agency by 5:00 PM CPT on November 15, 2021.