Announcements

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


BEC RFP – REMINDER: Bid Submission Training on Tuesday, September 7, 2021

A training session for the Fall 2021 Block Energy and Capacity Request for Proposals (“BEC RFP”) is scheduled for Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from 1PM to 3PM Central Prevailing Time. During the session, you will be able to ask questions about the Bid Form(s) and you will be able to practice all aspects of the … Continue reading BEC RFP – REMINDER: Bid Submission Training on Tuesday, September 7, 2021

BEC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Supplier Fees; Guidelines on Contract Execution Process

A supplier who has bids approved by the Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) will be assessed a Supplier Fee that is due to the Illinois Power Agency within seven (7) business days after ICC approval. The Supplier Fees for the Fall 2021 Block Energy and Capacity RFP are: $ 224 per on-peak block $ 149 per … Continue reading BEC RFP – ANNOUNCEMENT: Supplier Fees; Guidelines on Contract Execution Process

BEC RFP – REMINDER: Part 2 Proposals due TOMORROW, September 2, 2021 by 12 PM (noon) CPT!

The Part 2 Window for the BEC RFP is closing tomorrow, September 2 at 12 PM (noon) CPT. Important dates relating to Part 2 Proposals are: Date Information Due Thursday, September 2, 2021 Part 2 Form and Supporting Documents Capacity Pre-Bid Letter of Credit Tuesday, September 7, 2021 Energy Pre-Bid Letters of Credit Thursday, September … Continue reading BEC RFP – REMINDER: Part 2 Proposals due TOMORROW, September 2, 2021 by 12 PM (noon) CPT!

POSTING: REC Contract Amendments for Payment Deferrals for DY2021-2022

On August 31, the Illinois Power Agency published REC Contract Amendments to implement payment deferrals for DY2021-2022, pursuant to the May 27, 2021 ICC Order. The REC contract amendments were developed in consultation with stakeholders and REC contract counterparties. Additional announcements will be forthcoming regarding next steps for amendment execution.

BEC RFP – REMINDER: Part 2 Proposals due Thursday, September 2, 2021 by 12 PM (noon) CPT!

The Part 2 Window for the BEC RFP is open. Important dates relating to Part 2 Proposals are: Date Information Due Thursday, September 2, 2021 Part 2 Form and Supporting Documents Capacity Pre-Bid Letter of Credit Tuesday, September 7, 2021 Energy Pre-Bid Letters of Credit Thursday, September 9, 2021 Bid Date for Capacity Products Monday, … Continue reading BEC RFP – REMINDER: Part 2 Proposals due Thursday, September 2, 2021 by 12 PM (noon) CPT!

ANNOUNCEMENT: Illinois Power Agency Releases Draft Plans for Public Review and Comment

The Illinois Power Agency (“IPA”) released two draft procurement plans for public review and comment on August 16, 2021. The draft plans are the 2022 Electricity Procurement Plan and the Second Revised Long-Term Renewable Resources Procurement Plan and are posted on the IPA’s website: https://www2.illinois.gov/sites/ipa/ Written comments on the draft 2022 Electricity Procurement Plan are … Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT: Illinois Power Agency Releases Draft Plans for Public Review and Comment

BEC RFP – REMINDER: Part 1 Proposals due TOMORROW, Tuesday, August 17 by 12 PM (noon) CPT!

Part 1 Proposals under the Fall 2021 Block Energy and Capacity RFP are due by 12 PM (noon) CPT, TOMORROW, Tuesday, August 17, 2021.  Bidders that have activated their account can log on to the online form here or select Qualification Form on the side navigation panel of the procurement website and choose “If you … Continue reading BEC RFP – REMINDER: Part 1 Proposals due TOMORROW, Tuesday, August 17 by 12 PM (noon) CPT!

POSTING: Comments on Draft REC Contract Amendments

Pursuant to ICC Order dated May 27, 2021, REC contract amendments to implement payment deferrals for DY2021- 2022 are to be developed in consultation with stakeholders and REC contract counterparties. On July 30, 2021, the Illinois Power Agency published the request for stakeholder comments regarding the Draft REC Contract Amendments. Responses were due on August … Continue reading POSTING: Comments on Draft REC Contract Amendments