PG&E issues a Request for Abstracts (RFA) for the C&S Compliance Improvement Performance Subprogram. Qualified parties are asked to propose Performance Solutions and Services that could be integrated into the EnergyCodeAce.com portfolio. Strategic, cross-functional approaches are preferred. The successful bidder(s) will work with PG&E’s C&S Compliance Improvement Subprogram Manager and other consultants to vet compliance improvement solutions with the CEC and effectively implement the Solutions through Energy Code Ace in a cohesive manner. Other consultants will include experts in instructional design, communications, energy consulting, modeling, process improvement and standards development.

In accordance with D.18-01-004, the C&S Compliance Improvement Subprogram will follow a two-stage solicitation process. Interested bidders will participate in an RFA. Shortlisted bidders are invited to participate in the Request for Proposal (RFP).

Targeted schedule

EventDate and time (PT)

PG&E issues RFA

May 16, 2022

Pre-bid webinar

May 23, 2022
9 a.m.-11 a.m. PT

Deadline to submit written questions via PowerAdvocate

May 27, 2022
Due 4 p.m. PT

Bid(s) due
Registration in PowerAdvocate® is required to submit abstract.

June 20, 2022
Due 4 p.m. PT

Bidder shortlist notification
PG&E notifies bidders whether their abstracts have been shortlisted or rejected.

August 8, 2022
(Tentative date)

PowerAdvocate instructions and registration

Important information

All participants interested in submitting a bid package into PG&E's C&S Compliance Improvement Subprogram RFA must register with PowerAdvocate before submitting an abstract. PowerAdvocate is the only platform PG&E will accept for proposals and bids.


For PowerAdvocate technical support, email support@poweradvocate.com.

How to submit an abstract or bid

Save the RFA response package through PowerAdvocate. Make certain to use the required file naming convention defined in the RFA General Instructions. All bid package materials must be submitted on the PowerAdvocate site by 4 p.m. PT, June 20, 2022.

Bid material:

Will be available in PowerAdvocate on May 16, 2022.

Pre-bid webinar

Our pre-bid webinar for the C&S Compliance Improvement Subprogram RFA solicitation is:

  • Date: Monday, May 23, 2022
  • Time: 9 a.m.-11 a.m. PT

For more information

Specific solicitations questions? Please communicate through PowerAdvocate.

General energy efficiency solicitations questions? Email PG&E's solicitations team.