Long-Term Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation

PG&E is conducting a solicitation to sell Long-Term Bundled Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) – eligible energy and corresponding Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) for a delivery term of 10-years pursuant to an Agreement.


Targeted Schedule

All times are in Pacific Prevailing Time (PPT)

All times are in Pacific Prevailing Time (PPT)

EventDate/Time (PPT)

Participants may register online at PG&E’s RFO website to receive notices regarding the solicitation.


PG&E issues the solicitation.

November 4, 2019

Participants' Webinar

November 7, 2019

Deadline for Participants to provide comments on the Agreement to PG&E submitted to the online platform Power Advocate

November 15, 2019 at 1:00 PM (PPT)

PG&E to post updated Agreement to website, to be used by Participants to submit final Bid(s).

December 5, 2019

Bids Due.  Participants must submit Bid(s) to the online platform Power Advocate.

January 7, 2020 at 1:00 PM (PPT)

PG&E notifies Participants of status of submitted Bids

Week of January 20th 2020

PG&E and each qualified Participant execute an Agreement, which shall be subject to “CPUC and Bankruptcy Court Approvals,” as provided in the Agreement.

Week of Febraury 24, 2020

Solicitation Materials


PG&E requires all Participants to have an executed EEI Master Agreement in place with PG&E prior to execution of any Agreement resulting from this Solicitation. If a Participant does not currently have an executed EEI Master Agreement in place with PG&E, the Participant must contact PG&E at RECSolicitations@pge.com to begin the process of entering into an EEI Master Agreement with PG&E. A form EEI Master Agreement with PG&E’s standard terms and conditions is available below in the Additional Documents section.

Participants' Webinar

 PG&E hosted a Participants' Webinar on Tuesday, December 10th for the Long-Term Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation to discuss Agreement updates and instructions on how to submit a bid. The presentation of this event, along with the audio file is available below.

PG&E hosted a Participants' Webinar on Thursday, November 7th for the Long-Term Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation. The presentation of this event, along with the audio file is available below.

Data Room


PG&E has established a data room where information with respect to the Resources that will be available to Participants on the Power Advocate platform following execution of a Confidentiality Agreement (Attachment C).  Please follow these steps to be granted access to the data room:

1. Download the Confidentiality Agreement

2. Complete the Confidentiality Agreement by entering all pertinent information, execute, and scan the Confidentiality Agreement to PDF

3. Email the scanned Confidentiality Agreement to RECSolicitations@pge.com

4. Register on the Power Advocate platform (instructions and URL below)

5. Once PG&E verifies the Confidentiality Agreement, Participant will be granted access to Power Advocate

Information that will be available in the data room may include, but is not limited to:

  • Copies of executed Power Purchase Agreements as amended (PPAs) between PG&E and the Counterparty, redacted to ensure confidentiality where relevant; and
  • Average historical operation data on Resource based on hourly generation from the past 24 - 36 months, if available

Power Advocate Registration and Instructions


All Participants will need to register with Power Advocate using the link below to gain access to the Data Room and to submit a bid into the solicitation:

Long-Term Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation (Event ID: 97929)

Power Advocate Instructions 
(PDF, 314 KB)

Contact Information


For information or questions about Long-Term Renewable Energy Sales Solicitation, email RECSolicitations@pge.com with a copy to the Independent Evaluator, Lewis Hashimoto at arroyosecoconsulting@gmail.com.


To receive notices about this solicitation and to be added to PG&E's RFO Distribution List, visit Distribution List Form