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Indexed REC-7: Are the names of successful Projects in previous procurement events for renewable energy credits (RECs) publicly available?

In accordance with Section 16-111.5(h) of the Illinois Public Utilities Act, the following information is made public at the time of Commission approval of a procurement event under the Indexed REC Procurement: (i) the names of successful bidders; (ii) the average of the winning bid prices for each contract type and contract duration; (iii) the … Continue reading Are the names of successful Projects in previous procurement events for renewable energy credits (RECs) publicly available?

Indexed REC-6: Is there a list of approved vendors applicable to the Indexed REC RFP?

No, there is not an approved vendor list for developers and installers applicable to the Indexed REC RFP.  A list of successful suppliers from the first Indexed REC RFP held on May 6, 2022 is provided in the results posting on the 2022 Indexed Wind, Solar, and Brownfield REC RFP (AIC, ComEd, and MEC) page … Continue reading Is there a list of approved vendors applicable to the Indexed REC RFP?

Indexed REC-4: Is there a minimum size requirement to qualify a brownfield site photovoltaic project for the Fall 2022 Indexed REC RFP?

There is no minimum or maximum size requirement for brownfield site photovoltaic projects. Please see Section 3.2 of the Draft Preliminary Proposal Requirements with a list of requirements that are anticipated at this time for the Part 1 and Part 2 Proposals for brownfield site photovoltaic Projects. To participate in the Fall 2022 Indexed REC … Continue reading Is there a minimum size requirement to qualify a brownfield site photovoltaic project for the Fall 2022 Indexed REC RFP?

Indexed REC-3: When can we submit the evaluation spreadsheet to determine whether a Project located in a state adjacent to Illinois meets the public interest criteria in the Act and has been pre-approved to be eligible for Illinois RPS compliance ahead of the Fall 2022 Indexed REC RFP?

The evaluation spreadsheet to determine 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 may be submitted to the Illinois Power Agency by email to ipa.contactus@illinois.gov at any … Continue reading When can we submit the evaluation spreadsheet to determine whether a Project located in a state adjacent to Illinois meets the public interest criteria in the Act and has been pre-approved to be eligible for Illinois RPS compliance ahead of the Fall 2022 Indexed REC RFP?

Indexed REC-2: Can you please confirm that there is no cost associated with obtaining 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?

There is no cost associated with obtaining 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.

Indexed REC-1: Have the First Draft Indexed REC Contract and Draft Preliminary Proposal Requirements been posted?

The Procurement Administrator posted the First Draft Indexed REC Contract and Draft Preliminary Proposal Requirements to the Draft Documents page of the Indexed Wind, Solar, and Brownfield section of the procurement website on August 12, 2022 and issued a request for stakeholder feedback on these documents. The First Draft Indexed REC Contract and Draft Preliminary … Continue reading Have the First Draft Indexed REC Contract and Draft Preliminary Proposal Requirements been posted?