December 2019 Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation

PG&E is conducting a solicitation to sell Portfolio Content Category 1 (PCC 1) bundled Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS) – eligible energy and corresponding Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) generated in 2020 pursuant to a confirmation.


The solicitation complies with PG&E's 2018 RPS Plan which was approved by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) in Decision 19-02-007.


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.

December 16, 2019

Participants' Webinar

December 19, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Bids Due. Bid(s) must be submitted to the online platform at Power Advocate.

January 14, 2020 at 1:00 PM

PG&E notifies qualified Participants.

January 17, 2020

PG&E and qualified Participants execute an Agreement, which shall be subject to “CPUC Approval,” as provided in the Agreement.

By January 31, 2020

PG&E submits Agreements for CPUC Approval.

No later than 60 days after execution.

Power Advocate Instructions and Registration

All Participants interested in submitting a bid package will need to pre-register with Power Advocate before submitting a bid into the solicitation using the link below:

December 2019 Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation (Event ID: 99392)
Power Advocate Instructions (PDF, 315 KB)

Solicitation Materials

Participants must meet the criteria established in PG&E's Solicitation Protocol in order to submit bids for the purchase of PCC 1 bundled RPS-eligible energy and RECs from PG&E. As a requirement to participate, Participants must submit a completed Bid Form in accordance with the solicitation timeline. If Participants propose edits to the form of Agreement, those edits must be included at submission of Bid.  PG&E requires Participants to agree to the Non-Disclosure/Confidentiality Provisions attestation in the Bid Form.  Submission of Attachment C as part of the bid package is not necessary.

Additional Documents

Participants' Webinar

PG&E hosted a Participants' Webinar for the December 2019 Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation on December 19, 2019 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM (PPT). See below for details.


Please note that for optimal viewing, it is best not to use VPN, but instead to connect directly to the Internet. Please disable your pop-up blockers in order to view the content in its entirety. This event is being streamed. It is recommended that you listen via your computer speakers.

Additional options for audio listening: Toll-Free Attendee Dial In: 866-294-4341 Conference ID: 4651619

The presentation of this event, along with the transcript are be available below.

Contact Information


For information or questions about December 2019 Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation (Short-Term REC Sales), email with a copy to the Independent Evaluator, Lewis Hashimoto at


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