2007 Renewables

Renewable energy resources presently provide approximately 32% 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 2007 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 2007 and beyond. Parties interested in submitting Offers in response to this RFO are referred to PG&E's Solicitation Protocol and other RFO-related data and information described below.

2007 Renewables RFO Schedule

PG&E Issues RFOMarch 12
Notice of Intent to Bid DueMarch 23
Bidders ConferenceApril 3: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Deadline for Submission of BidsMay 31: 10 a.m.
PG&E notifies Shortlisted BiddersJune 29
PG&E reports Shortlist to PRG and CPUCJuly 16
Execution of Final Agreements and Submit for CPUC ApprovalQ3 - Q4 2007

2007 Renewables RFO Related Information

The link below contains information on how the 2007 RPS Solicitation differ from PG&E’s 2006 Solicitation

2007 Renewables RFO Protocol, Power Purchase Agreement, Related Information and Data

2007 Bidders Conference

The bidders conference was held on Tuesday, April 3, 2007 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the auditorium at PG&E's offices located at 245 Market Street in San Francisco. The presentation for this is below:

2007 Bidders Workshop

The bidders workshop was held on Friday, May 11, 2007 at PG&E facilities located at 77 Beale Street in San Francisco. The presentation for this is as follows:

California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) Decision and Orders

Opinion Conditionally Accepting Procurement Plans for 2007 RPS Solicitation, Decision D-07-02-011, effective February 15, 2007. (PDF, 247 KB)

California Energy Commission (CEC) Guidebooks

Contact Us

For information or questions about this PG&E 2007 Renewables RFO
E-Mail to: RenewableRFO@pge.com