November 15, 2019
East Bay Community Energy, Peninsula Clean Energy, Silicon Valley Clean Energy, Silicon Valley Power Distributed Resource Adequacy RFP
For complete RFP and instructions on how to apply, please see East Bay Community Energy, Peninsula Clean Energy, Silicon Valley Clean Energy & Silicon Valley Power Distributed Resource Adequacy Capacity Request for Proposal (RFP).
As Bay Area residents and businesses are suffering from unprecedented power outages due to Pacific Gas and Electric Public Safety Power Shutoffs (“PSPS”), we must invest in increased resilience to keep our communities safe and livable. The following Bay Area Load Serving Entities, including; East Bay Community Energy (“EBCE”), Peninsula Clean Energy (“PCE”), Silicon Valley Clean Energy (“SVCE”) and Silicon Valley Power (“SVP”) (collectively “the LSEs”) are seeking proposals from qualified developers or vendors (“Proposers or Respondents”) for a comprehensive offering to provide Resource Adequacy (“RA”) capacity and resilience to the LSEs’ residential and commercial customers through the development of customer-sited Distributed Energy Resources (“DERs”) (described on page 16). Through this solicitation, EBCE, SVCE and PCE are seeking to procure a minimum of 10 megawatts (“MW”) each of RA capacity and SVP will be procuring 2.7 MW of RA capacity, proportional to its geography and customer account size relative to the other LSEs, for a total of approximately 32.7 MW.