Offers Due by March 11, 2019

For complete RFP and instructions on how to apply, please see Joint CCA Resource Adequacy Portfolio Management Services RFP.

RFP Overview

East Bay Community Energy (EBCE), Monterey Bay Community Power (MBCP), Peninsula Clean Energy (PCE), San Jose Clean Energy (SJCE), and Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE), (collectively, the “Joint CCAs”), are requesting proposals from service providers to provide Joint CCA RA Portfolio Management Services for annual and monthly Resource Adequacy (RA) procurement. The Joint CCAs are seeking this Joint CCA RA Portfolio Management Services to obtain economies of scale by aggregating each CCA’s RA obligations, minimizing market inefficiencies and eliminating the extraordinary amount of time spent by each CCA on satisfying their year-ahead and month-ahead RA obligations.

RFP Schedule

February 15, 2019RFP Issued
March 1, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. PPTBidder’s Conference Call
March 1, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. PPTDeadline to submit questions
March 5, 2019MBCP posts responses to questions
March 11, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. PPTElectronic proposals received by date
March 18, 2019Finalists alerted
March 25, 2019Interviews
March 29, 2019Project awarded
April, 2019Contract Negotiations

Desired Project Timeline

May 1, 2019 to May 15, 2019Create Joint CCA Portfolio
May, 2019Issue first multi-year RFO
August, 2019Issue 2020 RFO after CPUC
identifies needs
August 2019 to October 2019Continue discussions with counterparties
until all needsare met or supply is exhausted

RFP Documents