Winter 2020 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 Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) generated in 2021 pursuant to a confirmation.


The solicitation complies with PG&E's 2019 RPS Plan which was approved by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) in Decision 19-12-042.

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 15, 2020

Participants' Webinar

December 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM

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

January 14, 2021 at 1:00 PM

PG&E notifies qualified Participants.

January 19, 2021

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

Late-January 2021

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:

Winter 2020 Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation (Event ID: 111242)
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. The Bid Form is now an editable PDF of the EEI Master Agreement Confirmation. Submission of Participant Attestations and executed Confidentiality Agreement  are also required as part of the bid package. Additionally, all other required bid package documents are listed below. 

Additional Documents

Participants' Webinar

PG&E will host a Participants' Webinar for the Winter 2020 Bundled RPS Energy Sale Solicitation on December 17, 2020 from 10:00 to 11:30 AM (PPT). The presentation of this event, along with the audio file will be available below following the webinar.