2005 Renewables RFO (CLOSED)

Renewable energy resources presently provide approximately 30% of Pacific Gas and Electric Company's (PG&E's) total electric portfolio, including 12% 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 2010. In this 2005 Renewables RFO, PG&E is seeking Offers from sellers 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 2006 and beyond. Parties interested in submitting Offers in response to this 2005 Renewables RFO are referred to PG&E's Solicitation Protocol and other 2005 Renewables RFO-related data and information described below.

2005 Renewables RFO Schedule

PG&E Issues RFOAugust 4
Notice of Intent to Bid DueAugust 11
Pre-Bid ConferenceAugust 18
Deadline for Submission of BidsSeptember 15
Execution of Final Agreements (tentative)December

2005 Renewables RFO Protocol, Power Purchase Agreement, Related Information and Data