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Indexed REC-6: Have additional Energy Transition Community Grant Areas been identified for the Summer 2024 Procurement?

An Energy Transition Community Grant Area is an area that was identified by the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity as eligible to receive a grant under the Energy Transition Community Grant Program, established in Section 10-20 of Public Act 102-0662. At this time, no additional areas have been identified by the DCEO as … Continue reading Have additional Energy Transition Community Grant Areas been identified for the Summer 2024 Procurement?

Indexed REC-5: Can a Bidder submit an annual quantity in the Bid based on a portion of the Project capacity?

The Bidder determines the full and minimum quantities of RECs to include in the Bid for a given Project. These quantities may represent a portion of the RECs from a Project. For a utility-scale wind, utility-scale solar, or brownfield site photovoltaic project, the full quantity must not exceed the Maximum Bid Size. The minimum quantity … Continue reading Can a Bidder submit an annual quantity in the Bid based on a portion of the Project capacity?

Indexed REC-4: Where can I find more information on Appendix B. RPS Budget and REC Portfolio Spreadsheet from the 2024 Long-Term Renewable Resources Plan?

Information regarding Appendix B. RPS Budget and REC Portfolio Spreadsheet is provided in Chapter 3 of the 2024 Long-Term Renewable Resources Plan available on the Illinois Power Agency’s (“IPA”) website. Also, in April 2023, the IPA posted information on inputs in the spreadsheet along with their Renewable Portfolio Standard Budget Update. Please note that an … Continue reading Where can I find more information on Appendix B. RPS Budget and REC Portfolio Spreadsheet from the 2024 Long-Term Renewable Resources Plan?

Indexed REC-1: Where can I find the most recent Appendix B: RPS Budget and REC Portfolio Spreadsheet from the IPA?

The IPA filed its 2024 Long-Term Renewable Resources Procurement Plan (“2024 Long-Term Plan”) with the Illinois Commerce Commission (“ICC”) on October 20, 2023 and included in that filing an updated version of Appendix B: RPS Budget and REC Portfolio Spreadsheet. The filed version of the 2024 Long-Term Plan is posted to the IPA website. For … Continue reading Where can I find the most recent Appendix B: RPS Budget and REC Portfolio Spreadsheet from the IPA?