2016 GHG Offset Credit RFO

PG&E is issuing this GHG Offset Credit RFO to solicit offers of Offset Credits to satisfy PG&E's compliance obligations under the Cap-and-Trade Regulations adopted by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) as part of CARB's implementation of AB 32.


PG&E requests that sellers that meet the criteria established in the GHG Offset Credit RFO Protocol submit one or more offers to sell Offset Credits as defined by and pursuant to the Cap-and-Trade Regulations.

Targeted Schedule

All times are in Pacific Prevailing Time (PPT)

All times are in Pacific Prevailing Time (PPT)

EventDate/Time (PPT)

PG&E issues GHG Offset Credit RFO

August 25, 2016

Participants' Webinar

August 31, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. PPT

Deadline for Participants to submit completed Offer(s)

September 14, 2016 by 1:00 P.M. PPT

PG&E notifies Shortlisted Participants

September 26, 2016

Deadline for Participants to notify PG&E of acceptance of shortlist position and to return Confidentiality Agreement

September 28, 2016

Participants' Webinar

PG&E held a Participant's Webinar on August 31, 2016 at 10:00 A.M. (PPT) to provide an overview of the RFO Protocol and accompanying information, and answer general questions about the RFO. The presentation of this event, along with the audio file is available below.


Offer Submission

Participants may submit multiple offers and with variations on one Offer Form. When submitting offers, please limit the size of emails to 10 MB (inclusive of attachments). If submitting multiple emails for an offer, please clearly identify the submission by using the convention in the email subject header "Bid XXXXXXX 1 of X". For complete and detailed information about the offer submission process, see the RFO Protocol.

GHG Offset Credit RFO Protocol, Purchase Agreement, and Related Information

CARB Reference Materials

Contact Information

For information or questions about PG&E's GHG RFO, email: GHGRFO@pge.com

Please ensure that, Lewis Hashimoto, the Independent Evaluator is copied on any emails sent at arroyosecoconsulting@gmail.com