VEPP Inc., acting as SPEED Facilitator, is pleased to announce that a Request for Proposals (RFP) will be issued on April 1, 2013 to purchase the energy and other products related to generation from approximately 4.5 MW of new renewable energy projects. This RFP is the first in what will be an annual solicitation for new renewable energy projects until the SPEED Standard Offer Program achieves a cumulative capacity of 127.5 MW.
In order to be qualified to bid, proposed projects must be located in Vermont; 2.2 MW or less; and employ one of the following technologies: methane derived from a landfill, solar (PV), wind with a plant capacity of 100 kW or less, wind with a plant capacity greater than 100 kW, hydroelectric, or biomass using a fuel other than methane derived from an agricultural operation or landfill. The schedule for the solicitation is as follows:
RFP Schedule Summary
Specific information for bidders, including RFP, is available on VEPP Inc.’s website: www.vermontspeed.com