PG&E is issuing the Biomethane Request for Offers seeking offers to procure pipeline-quality Biomethane to fuel gas-fired electric generation units that may result from successful offers in PG&E's 2019 System Reliability RFO – Distributed Generation Enabled Microgrid Services Phase. Biomethane procurement in the RFO will be for up to 10 years beginning as early as May 1, 2020 and no later than August 1, 2020.

Biomethane RFO Proposed Schedule


December 23, 2019

PG&E issues non-binding Notice of Intent

January 8, 2020

Deadline for non-binding Notice of Intent

January 10, 2020

PG&E issues RFO

January 31, 2020

Deadline for Bidders to submit Offers

February, 2020

PG&E notifies selected Bidders of their Qualified Offer(s)

Q2 2020

PG&E submits Agreement Documents for CPUC and Bankruptcy Court Approvals

Contact Information

For information, questions, or to be added to the distribution list for this or future Biomethane RFOs, email BiomethaneRFO@pge.com with a copy to the Independent Evaluator, Wayne Oliver at MerrimackIE@merrimackenergy.com.