Announcements

The announcements on this page are for the 2021 procurement events.


CMC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Supplier Fee and Guidelines on Contract Execution Process

In accordance with Section I.3.5 of the CMC RFP Rules, the Procurement Administrator provides below the Supplier Fee applicable to the CMC RFP. Bidders with Carbon-free Energy Resources selected through the CMC RFP and approved by the Illinois Commerce Commission will be assessed a Supplier Fee that will be due within seven (7) business days … Continue reading CMC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Supplier Fee and Guidelines on Contract Execution Process

Indexed REC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Schedule for Spring 2022 Indexed Wind, Solar, and Brownfield REC RFP Posted

Public Act 102-0662 (the “Climate and Equitable Jobs Act”) was signed into law and became effective on September 15, 2021. The IPA Act, as amended by Public Act 102-0662, establishes a subsequent forward procurement for indexed renewable energy credits from new utility-scale wind projects, new utility-scale solar projects, and new brownfield site photovoltaic projects. The … Continue reading Indexed REC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Schedule for Spring 2022 Indexed Wind, Solar, and Brownfield REC RFP Posted

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

CMC RFP – REMINDER: Modifications to the Standard Pre-Bid Letter of Credit for the CMC RFP Due by 6PM CPT on Friday, November 12, 2021

Bidders may provide comments on or propose modifications to the Standard Pre-Bid Letter of Credit for ComEd. Comments and requests for modifications must be made by submitting a redline of the Pre-Bid Letter of Credit in Microsoft Word format to the Procurement Administrator at Illinois-RFP@nera.com. The deadline to submit comments on or propose modifications to the Standard … Continue reading CMC RFP – REMINDER: Modifications to the Standard Pre-Bid Letter of Credit for the CMC RFP Due by 6PM CPT on Friday, November 12, 2021

CMC RFP – REMINDER: Comments on Draft Carbon Mitigation Credit Agreement Due by 5PM CPT on Monday, November 1, 2021

Public Act 102-0662 (the “Climate and Equitable Jobs Act”) was signed into law and became effective on September 15, 2021. This legislation calls for the procurement of Carbon Mitigation Credits (“CMCs”) from Carbon-free Energy Resources. A “Carbon-free Energy Resource” means a generating unit that is fueled by nuclear power and is interconnected to PJM. On … Continue reading CMC RFP – REMINDER: Comments on Draft Carbon Mitigation Credit Agreement Due by 5PM CPT on Monday, November 1, 2021

CMC RFP – POSTING: Schedule, Draft RFP Documents, and Final Pre-Bid Letter of Credit

Public Act 102-0662 (the “Climate and Equitable Jobs Act”) was signed into law and became effective September 15, 2021. The legislation calls for the procurement of Carbon Mitigation Credits (“CMCs”) from Carbon-free Energy Resources in an amount of no more than approximately 54,500,000 CMCs annually for ComEd beginning with the delivery year commencing on June … Continue reading CMC RFP – POSTING: Schedule, Draft RFP Documents, and Final Pre-Bid Letter of Credit

CMC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Request for Comments – Draft Carbon Mitigation Credit Agreement

Public Act 102-0662 (the “Climate and Equitable Jobs Act”) was signed into law and became effective September 15, 2021. This legislation calls for the procurement of Carbon Mitigation Credits (“CMCs”) from Carbon-free Energy Resources to be delivered under a long-term contract for a delivery term of 5 years. A “Carbon-free Energy Resource” means a generating … Continue reading CMC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Request for Comments – Draft Carbon Mitigation Credit Agreement

ANNOUNCEMENT: Illinois Power Agency Files 2022 Electricity Procurement Plan and Carbon Mitigation Credit Procurement Plan with the Illinois Commerce Commission

On September 29, 2021 the Illinois Power Agency (“IPA”) filed two procurement plans for Illinois Commerce Commission Approval. These plans are the 2022 Electricity Procurement Plan (Docket No. 21-0717) and the Carbon Mitigation Credit Procurement Plan (Docket No. 21-0718). These plans are also available on the IPA’s website.