Resources: FOA-RFI-RFP

  • Request for Proposals – Advancing Commonwealth Energy Storage Program

    Posted: March 13, 2017 - 09:02 / Massachusetts / FOA-RFI-RFP

    The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) and Department of Energy Resources (DOER) released yesterday their $10m ACES (Advancing Commonwealth Energy Storage) funding opportunity. Completed applications are due on June 9, 2017. Applicants must provide at least 50% of the total project budget, and all projects selected must be commissioned, interconnected, and operational within 18 months of contracting.

  • SoCal Edison seeks distributed resources to enhance local grid reliability

    Posted: March 9, 2017 - 09:25 / SoCal / FOA-RFI-RFP

    Dive Brief: Southern California Edison this week issued a request for offers, seeking a variety of renewable and distributed energy resources to increase reliability in an at-risk portion of the grid. The utility is seeking between 15 MW and 55 MW of resources, including energy storage, demand response, permanent load shift, combined heat and power, fuel cells, solar PV paired with energy storage and renewable distributed generation. SCE is seeking to prevent blackouts related to a "transmission-related contingency" in the the Santa Barbara area. Eligible resources must be connected to a circuit, load or lower-level substation served by the Goleta 220/66-kilovolt substation.

  • The Department of Defense's (DoD) Environmental Security Technology Certification Program (ESTCP) released solicitations on February 2, 2017

    Posted: February 9, 2017 - 10:50 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    The DoD’s ESTCP requests proposals for innovative environmental and installation energy and water technology demonstrations. Researchers from Federal organizations, universities, and private industry can apply for ESTCP funding via the link below. All proposals must respond to a Topic Area associated with the solicitation.

  • Contract for Solar and Storage System

    Posted: January 19, 2017 - 08:41 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    CPS Energy invites the submission of proposals from experienced companies to engineer, design, procure, install, test and commission an approximately 5 MW AC utility-scale solar PV facility and a 10 MW / 10 MWh battery energy storage system to be co-located within CPS Energy’s service territory. Intent to bid forms must be submitted by January 27th and proposals are due March 3rd.

  • Tech-to-Market's Innovative Pathways Funding Opportunity

    Posted: January 11, 2017 - 16:15 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    Tech-to-Market's Innovative Pathways Funding Opportunity is currently open. Letters of Intent (LOIs) are due by 3:00 PM ET on January 18, 2017. Applicants must submit an LOI to be eligible to submit a Full Application (due February 15, 2017). Visit Tech-to-Market's website to learn more about the Innovative Pathways Funding Opportunity and how to apply.

  • NorthWestern Energy Launches its 2017 Resource RFP

    Posted: January 11, 2017 - 11:49 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    NorthWestern Energy (“NorthWestern”) is pleased to announce that it is launching its 2017 Resource Request for Proposals (“RFP”) process, in Butte, Montana. Information regarding this RFP can be found on the website at

  • Call for Tender for 50 MW of PV+Storage in French Islands

    Posted: January 3, 2017 - 16:30 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    On December 16, the French Regulatory Commission of Energy published documents on the conditions for participation and specifications of a new call for tenders for 50 MW of PV plus storage in the French islands.

  • Department of Energy: Funding Opportunity Announcement for the Study of Regional Energy Technology Innovation Ecosystems

    Posted: December 30, 2016 - 13:23 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    potential of an integrated strategy for a multi-state region to enhance and accelerate energy innovation via a regional energy innovation ecosystem. For purposes of these studies, a region must comprise a minimum of three contiguous states.

  • SCE 2016 Energy Storage & Distribution Deferral (ES&DD) RFO:

    Posted: December 20, 2016 - 16:02 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    SCE announced the launch of its 2016 ES&DD RFO, which contains two options: Option 1: Solicitation for Resource Adequacy from eligible Energy Storage Resources ("ESRs") is open to energy storage resource facilities as defined in CPUC Decision 13-10-040. The ESRs must electrically connect to one of four designated substations on SCE’s system. Option 2: All-source solicitation for renewable energy, energy storage, capacity, load reduction, resource adequacy, ancillary services and/or renewable attributes from eligible Preferred Resources for purposes of distribution deferral. The projects must electrically connect to designated substations or a qualifying segment of designated circuits on SCE’s system.

  • New CEC Grant Funding Opportunity for Solar+Storage

    Posted: December 13, 2016 - 16:19 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    The CEC announced it will award up to $26 million in grants to support technologies and solutions to increase adoption and integration of distributed solar resources. The purpose of this solicitation is to advance the deployment and grid integration of distributed solar resources through the use of energy storage, smart inverters, advanced forecasting, and advanced modeling techniques that help limit mid-day export of large amounts of solar onto the grid. The available funding is divided into six groups: