Capacity Bidding Program details

Capacity Bidding Program (CBP) is an aggregator managed program that operates with a Day-Ahead option and runs May 1st through October 31st, but is promoted year-round. There are numerous aggregators participating in CBP. The CBP program is open for new aggregators.

Each aggregator is responsible for designing their own demand response program as well as customer acquisition, marketing sales, retention, support and event notification tactics.

Program Overview

Event Information


Third-Party Aggregators


You may also enroll with a third-party aggregator directly. An aggregator is an entity appointed by a customer, to act on behalf of the customer with respect to all aspects of CBP, including receipt of notification of an event, receipt of incentive payments and payment of penalties.

You may also enroll with a third-party aggregator directly. An aggregator is an entity appointed by a customer, to act on behalf of the customer with respect to all aspects of CBP, including receipt of notification of an event, receipt of incentive payments and payment of penalties.

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Blue Zone Resources

Blue Zone Resources brings an entrepreneurial and scientific approach to sustainability, helping its clients become more profitable and saving the planet at the same time. The Blue Zone team’s hands-on approach to demand response creates a seamless revenue-generating process for its clients, but a relationship with Blue Zone is deeper than just demand response. Our team of biochemists, environmental scientists, and entrepreneurs will take a comprehensive look at a company’s operations and make recommendations that will improve sustainability and profitability.

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CPower/Energy Connect

Save on energy costs, earn revenue through energy curtailment, enhance your sustainability efforts and contribute to a balanced, reliable grid. CPower’s demand-side energy management solutions will help you get there.

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Enel X

Earn revenue while helping to stabilize the grid by partnering with Enel X North America. We provide access to more demand response programs worldwide than any other provider and develop custom C&I energy management strategies with energy storage, solar-plus-storage, utility bill management, and advisory solutions.

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Enersponse is a top provider of Distributed Energy Resource (DER) management services that ensure seamless participation in Demand Response (DR), Auto-DR programs and other initiatives aimed at reducing CO2 emissions and volatility in pricing, working with restaurants, retailers, schools, and water operators, along with other C&I customers of all sizes.

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The leading Energy Management Solutions platform for small and medium businesses. GridPoint has over 15 years’ experience delivering energy efficiency, automated demand response, deep analytics and intelligence controls to thousands of locations throughout North America.

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IPKeys Power Partners

IPKeys Power Partners is a leading provider of Demand Response resources and solutions across the United States. We provide an advanced Auto DR platform with our Energy Interop Server & System™ (EISS™) system and customer tools to enable our customers to participate in a broader range of Demand Response including Capacity, Reserves, Energy and Rate Optimization programs.

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Leap is the leading global platform for generating new value from grid-connected energy resources through integration with energy markets.

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NRG Curtailment Solutions

The ultimate win-win energy solution, demand response programs benefit all energy users. NRG Curtailment Solutions will work with your organization to recommend specific reduction strategies as well as provide real-time training and support so your facilities can maximize each program’s market benefits.

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Save energy. Get paid. Join OhmConnect’s free service to receive weekly notices to save energy and earn cash for your savings. Automate your participation with OhmConnect by connecting smart thermostats, plugs and electric vehicles (EVs).

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Polaris Energy Services

Specialists in Demand Response applications for agriculture customers. Our Ag energy experience allows customers to take advantage of program incentives while avoiding disruptions to their operations through the use of advanced automation and monitoring.

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Prescriptive Data

Prescriptive Data’s flagship product, Nantum OS, delivers an AI/ML-based platform for demand side management and automated demand response. Our Grid Services team helps our customers fully realize the value and benefits of Nantum OS for energy and carbon emissions reductions, while proactively assessing utility incentive opportunities to ensure positive financial returns for adopting grid flexibility technologies.

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THG Energy Solutions

THG’s Automated Demand Response (ADR) solution enables energy adjustment strategies through a combination of hardware, software, and services. This is for both demand response programs and market-based opportunities. THG’s ADR technology is OpenADR 2.0b certified, serves commercial and industrial facilities, and is supported by a team of energy and engineering experts

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Voltus represents the "potential of us" to better manage energy through simple, cost-free energy management products. You can generate more cash through our industry leading energy experts delivering innovative demand response solutions with you.

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