Resources: FOA-RFI-RFP

  • 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:

  • SDG&E 2016 Distribution Reliability/Power Quality RFP:

    Posted: December 5, 2016 - 16:05 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    In accordance with D.13-10-040 and D.16-09-007, SDG&E launched this Request for Proposal (RFP) to solicit bids from energy storage developers, contractors, and equipment suppliers. SDG&E is soliciting bids for energy storage systems via this competitive RFP process to a) address power quality issues on the distribution system; and b) enable some measure of distribution infrastructure deferral.

  • SCE Goleta Area RFO

    Posted: December 1, 2016 - 08:31 / RFO / FOA-RFI-RFP

    SCE will launch the Goleta Area RFO during the first quarter of 2017, potentially for the following behind-the-meter (BTM) and in-front-of-meter (IFOM) distribution energy resources:

  • PG&E 2016 Energy Storage RFO

    Posted: December 1, 2016 - 08:29 / RFO / FOA-RFI-RFP

    PG&E announced the issuance of its 2016 Energy Storage Request for Offers (ES RFO) on November 30, 2016. For parties interested in learning more, the documents and RFO schedule are available at

  • U.S. Army Cuts the Ribbon on a Large-Scale Solar Project at Fort Gordon, GA

    Posted: November 21, 2016 - 16:39 / FOA-RFI-RFP

    The U.S. Army Office of Energy Initiatives (OEI), Georgia Power, and Fort Gordon celebrated the commencement of commercial operations for a 30 megawatt renewable energy solar project at Fort Gordon, Georgia. The project consists of 137,520 solar panels on approximately 270 acres of land on Fort Gordon. Energy generated by the project will be delivered to the grid as part of Georgia Power’s retail portfolio.

  • DOER solicitation- Energy Storage Stakeholder Target Input Request

    Posted: November 16, 2016 - 12:45 / Massachusetts / FOA-RFI-RFP

    The Department of Energy Resources (DOER) is soliciting written stakeholder input addressing whether Massachusetts should adopt targets for energy storage systems. This input will help to inform DOER in making the determination of whether to set appropriate targets for electric companies.

  • RFP 3407 Reducing Distributed Energy Storage Soft Costs

    Posted: November 8, 2016 - 13:17 / RFP / FOA-RFI-RFP

    This New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) Request for Proposals (RFP) 3407 seeks technical assistance contractors with the insight and capabilities to work with NYSERDA on assimilating distributed energy storage into mainstream consciousness as a viable peak load reduction measure and grid asset.

  • Tucson Electric Power Launches its 2016 Solar RFP

    Posted: November 7, 2016 - 10:33 / RFP / FOA-RFI-RFP

    Tucson Electric Power ("TEP") is pleased to announce that it has launched its 2016 Request for Proposals ("RFP") For Arizona Solar Resources program. Information and documents regarding the Solar RFP can be found on the Solar RFP website at