2014 Renewables Portfolio Standard

On December 24, 2014 the Commission approved the 2014 Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) Procurement Plan that was filed and amended on December 8th and December 23rd, respectively, in response to D.14-11-042. In this RFO, PG&E is seeking Offers for bundled energy and capacity from Eligible Renewable Resources (ERRs) and Renewable Energy Credits (RECs). 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.

2014 RPS RFO Targeted Schedule

PG&E Issues RFO January 5, 2015
Webinar January 7 at 3:00 P.M.- 5:00 P.M. PPT
Stage 1: Offer package due submitted on the Power Advocate site:
• Introductory Letter
• Attachment D
• Attachment L
• Interconnection Studies
January 5 - January 28, 2015 by 1:00 P.M. (PPT)
Stage 2: Offer package due submitted on the Power Advocate site:
• Attachment I
• Attachment J1 – J6
January 29 - February 4, 2015 by 1:00 P.M. (PPT) *
PG&E Notifies Shortlisted bidders and requests Offer deposits April 2, 2015
Participants post bid-deposits and confidentiality agreements are signed
April 20, 2015
PG&E 2014 RPS Solicitation Shortlist Expires April 6, 2016

* Bid packages during Stage 2 will be accepted in the Stage 1 phase.

2014 Renewables RFO Protocol, Power Purchase Agreement, Related Information and Data

RFO Protocol and Attachments

Other Documents

2014 Bidders' Webinar

PG&E's RPS Bidders' Webinar for 2014 was held on January 7, 2015.

Power Advocate Instructions and Registration Information

Registration Information:

All Participants who are interested in submitting a bid package into PG&E’s 2014 RPS RFO will need to register with Power Advocate at the following link: https://www.poweradvocate.com/pR.do?okey=46159&pubEvent=true (Event Number and Title "46159: 2014 RPS RFO")

Only those participants that have been accepted through the Power Advocate platform will be permitted to bid into this RFO.

We strongly encourage you to register now.

Power Advocate Instructions

All bid package materials must be submitted on the Power Advocate site by the schedule and time indicated above.

California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) Decision and Orders

For additional background information pertaining to the CPUC Project Viability Calculator please visit the CPUC website at: http://www.cpuc.ca.gov/PUC/energy/Renewables/procurement.htm

California Energy Commission (CEC) Guidebooks

The latest California Energy Commission guidebooks (Renewables Portfolio Standard Eligibility and the RPS Eligibility) are available and downloadable California Energy Commission website.

Contact Us

For information or questions about PG&E 2014 Renewables RFO
E-Mail to: RenewableRFO@pge.com

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