Year 7 RFP for LREC and ZREC

The Year 7 LREC/ZREC was issued on August 9, 2018

Pursuant to PURA’s August 23, 2018 correspondence in Dockets 11-12-06 and 18-08-10, the bid deadline for the Year 7 RFP has been extended from September 7, 2018 to October 7, 2018. All subsequent milestone dates will also be moved out by one month as noted in the schedule below.


RFP schedule:

Action Item


Release of RFP

August 9, 2018

Bidders Conference – Webinar Only

August 14, 2018

Deadline for Submission of Questions

August 28, 2018

Bid Forms Due

October 7, 2018 by 1:00 p.m. (Eastern Prevailing Time “EPT”), at which time the Pricing shall become firm, irrevocable and binding.

Selection and Notification of Winning Bidders

On or about November 8, 2018

Standard Contracts Execution

After Selection and Notification of Winning Bidders. Bidders will have to return partially executed contracts by the date established by the Companies which is expected to be approximately 10 business days.

Standard Contract(s) Filed with PURA

Following selection of winning Bidder(s) and execution of Standard Contracts during each Round.

Commencement of Service

In accordance with Standard Contracts


RFP Bid Portal* -

The password is in the Year 7 LREC/ZREC RFP Bid Instructions (PDF). 

*Note: our system currently accepts only 4 attachments. In case more than 4 attachments need to be uploaded, please combine the attachments into a “single” .pdf document and submit it or email it to (include the application number).

Program information and documents are available at our LREC / ZREC Program Information and Documents page.

LREC/ZREC program questions (including requests to be added to our email distribution) should be submitted to

Interconnection applications and questions regarding the interconnection and metering of LREC and ZREC projects should be submitted to


Year 7 ZREC & LREC RFP Documents


Year 7 Webinar Presentation Video