in News Departments > RFP
print the content item

The city of Palo Alto, Calif., is seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide electric power generated by new renewable resources to meet the city's renewable portfolio and Palo Alto Green renewable retail program needs. Renewable electric power under the RFP includes but is not limited to bundled electric energy, capacity and environmental attributes.

The city says the contracts will be for up to 220 GWh per year (average 25 MW) of renewable electric power for terms of five years to 30 years from any eligible renewable resource. In addition, the city will contract for up to an additional 60 GWh per year (average 7 MW) of either renewable electric power or renewable energy credits for terms of three years to five years from wind and solar resources only.

Projects in California must have come online on or after Jan. 1, 1997, and projects outside California must have come online after Jan. 1, 2005. Finalists will be identified on Sept. 18.

Deadline: Aug. 14

For more information: tinyurl.com/2ps96x

Mortenson Construction_id2024

Trachte Inc._id1770
Latest Top Stories

Canadian Wind Industry Urges For More Federal Support

The Canadian Wind Energy Association says the country's federal government, once a big industry supporter, should again back wind power.


Wind And Solar Helped California Grid During Challenging Summer

According to the California Independent System Operator, the state suffered from heat waves and drought this year, and wind power played a "significant role" in keeping the lights on.


Recapping The Wind Industry's Third-Quarter Deals

Mercom Capital Group recaps investment and merger and acquisition activity during July, August and September.


Yearly Installed Capacity Figures Already Beat 2013 Numbers, More Wind On The Way: AWEA

While the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) lobbies Congress to extend the production tax credit, the association notes wind projects now under construction signal a vibrant 2015.


Yahoo Inks Contract To Buy Kansas Wind Power

The Internet company plans to log in to the Alexander wind project, which is being built by community developer OwnEnergy.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Renewable NRG_id1934
Canwea_id1984
BG 2015DblBox_id2032