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Indexed REC-50: Is it acceptable to provide coordinates for the Project instead of a street address for the purposes of completing the Part 1 Proposal?

A Bidder may enter coordinates in the field labelled “Project Street Address Line 1” in the First Item: Location Information of Section 3 or Section 4, whichever is applicable, of the online Part 1 Form along with city, state, and zip code.  The map of the Project site must be consistent with the coordinates you … Continue reading Is it acceptable to provide coordinates for the Project instead of a street address for the purposes of completing the Part 1 Proposal?

BEC-20: What additional documentation am I required to submit if we elect to use a digital signature for purposes of completing the Inserts accompanying the Part 1 Proposal and the Part 2 Proposal? Do I need to submit more than one document as part of the additional documentation?

You are only required to submit a single document verifying the signatory should you elect to use a digital signature for purposes of completing the Inserts. This additional documentation may include: • a certificate of completion if the signatory uses DocuSign; • a Final Audit Report if the signatory uses Adobe Sign; • evidence that … Continue reading What additional documentation am I required to submit if we elect to use a digital signature for purposes of completing the Inserts accompanying the Part 1 Proposal and the Part 2 Proposal? Do I need to submit more than one document as part of the additional documentation?

BEC-19: If we expect to become a PJM in good standing and/or a Certified Market Participant in MISO by the Bid Date, can we proceed with the Proposal submission process?

The RFP Rules for the Block Energy and Capacity RFP require that a Bidder be a member of PJM in good standing (either as an Affiliate Member or as a Voting Member as those terms are defined by PJM) and/or must be a Certified Market Participant in MISO (as this term is defined by MISO), … Continue reading If we expect to become a PJM in good standing and/or a Certified Market Participant in MISO by the Bid Date, can we proceed with the Proposal submission process?

BEC-16: Are we able to complete the Inserts required under the Part 1 Proposal and the Part 2 Proposal using scanned wet signatures?

You may use scanned wet signatures for purposes of completing the Inserts. An Insert must be sent by email by the signatory or with the signatory on copy if you complete an Insert using a scanned wet signature. Alternatively, an Insert may be digitally signed using an Acceptable Digital Signature as defined in Paragraph I.4.4 … Continue reading Are we able to complete the Inserts required under the Part 1 Proposal and the Part 2 Proposal using scanned wet signatures?

BEC-9: We intend to rely on the financial standing of a Foreign Entity as RFP Guarantor in the ComEd procurement event and understand that we must submit the following additional documents: (1) A legal opinion of counsel qualified to practice law and render legal opinions in the foreign jurisdiction in which the Foreign Entity is formed or organized; and (2) A sworn certificate of the corporate secretary (or similar officer) of the Foreign Entity that the person executing the Guaranty on behalf of the Foreign Entity has the authority to execute the Guaranty and that the governing board of such Foreign Entity has approved the execution of the Guaranty; and (3) A sworn certificate of the corporate secretary (or similar officer) of such Foreign Entity that the Foreign Entity has been authorized by its governing board to enter into agreements of the same type as the Guaranty. What is the timeline for the submission of the documents required of the Foreign Entity as RFP Guarantor?

A Bidder that intends to bid on ComEd and is relying on a Foreign Entity as RFP Guarantor must submit the documents referenced in your question with the Part 2 Proposal. A Bidder may, but is not required to, submit a draft of such documents with its Part 1 Proposal. If a Bidder submits a … Continue reading We intend to rely on the financial standing of a Foreign Entity as RFP Guarantor in the ComEd procurement event and understand that we must submit the following additional documents: (1) A legal opinion of counsel qualified to practice law and render legal opinions in the foreign jurisdiction in which the Foreign Entity is formed or organized; and (2) A sworn certificate of the corporate secretary (or similar officer) of the Foreign Entity that the person executing the Guaranty on behalf of the Foreign Entity has the authority to execute the Guaranty and that the governing board of such Foreign Entity has approved the execution of the Guaranty; and (3) A sworn certificate of the corporate secretary (or similar officer) of such Foreign Entity that the Foreign Entity has been authorized by its governing board to enter into agreements of the same type as the Guaranty. What is the timeline for the submission of the documents required of the Foreign Entity as RFP Guarantor?

Indexed REC-22: Will the information submitted in the Adjacent-State Facility Application for Determination of Eligibility be posted publicly to the IPA’s website?

The information submitted in the Adjacent-State Facility Application for Determination of Eligibility will not be posted publicly on the IPA’s website. A Project located in a state adjacent to Illinois must complete and submit an eligibility request spreadsheet to the Illinois Power Agency (“IPA”) and the IPA will determine whether the Project meets the public … Continue reading Will the information submitted in the Adjacent-State Facility Application for Determination of Eligibility be posted publicly to the IPA’s website?

Indexed REC-21: What are the requirements to demonstrate adequate project maturity?

In the Part 1 Proposal, the Officer of the Seller is required to make a representation that the Project has reached the appropriate development milestones to fully expect that the Project will deliver its first REC to each Company by a date consistent with terms of the Indexed REC Contract. In the Part 1 Proposal, … Continue reading What are the requirements to demonstrate adequate project maturity?