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Indexed REC-2: Where can I find the latest policy guidance to determine whether a Project located in a state adjacent to Illinois meets the public interest criteria in the Act?

The latest policy guidance regarding the requirements for pre-approval from the Illinois Power Agency as to whether a Project located in a state adjacent to Illinois (Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kentucky, Indiana, and Michigan) meets the public interest criteria in the Act and has been pre-approved to be eligible for Illinois RPS compliance can be found in Chapter 4.3 of the IPA’s 2022 Long-Term Renewables Resources Procurement Plan, which can be found on the IPA’s website at https://ipa.illinois.gov/renewable-resources.html.

The evaluation spreadsheet to determine whether a Project located in a state adjacent to Illinois meets the public interest criteria in the Act is available on the IPA’s website, under the header “Adjacent State Facility Eligibility” here. The completed spreadsheet must be submitted to the Illinois Power Agency by email to ipa.contactus@illinois.gov. This spreadsheet may be submitted at any time and bidders are encouraged to submit as soon as practicable.