2004 Renewables RFO (CLOSED)

Renewable energy resources presently provide approximately 32% of Pacific Gas and Electric Company's (PG&E's) total electric portfolio, including 13% from resources eligible under California's Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) Program. PG&E is seeking new contracts with generators to increase the level of RPS-eligible renewable generation to 20% by 2017. In this 2004 Renewables RFO, PG&E is seeking Offers from sellers ("Respondents") pursuant to which PG&E would enter into agreements to purchase energy and capacity from Eligible Renewable Resources (ERR) meeting PG&E's resource needs and California's RPS program for the years 2005 and beyond. Parties interested in submitting Offers in response to this 2004 Renewables RFO are referred to PG&E's Solicitation Protocol and other 2004 Renewables RFO-related data and information described below.

2004 Renewables RFO Schedule

EventDate
PG&E Issues RFOJuly 15
Respondents File Notice of Intent to BidJuly 26
Pre-Bid ConferenceJuly 28
Deadline for Respondents to Submit BidsAugust 23
PG&E & Respondents Execute Contracts (tentative)December 6

2004 Renewables RFO Protocol, Power Purchase Agreement, Related Information and Data