Year 10 RFP for LREC and ZREC


The Year 10 LREC/ZREC RFP was issued on April 30, 2021

Public Act 18-50 extended the LREC/ZREC program to Year 10, and the budget allocations for the LREC, Large ZREC and Medium ZREC categories for Year 9 will remain the same as Year 10. All of the subsequent milestones are noted in the schedule below.


RFP Schedule

TABLE 1 – RFP Schedule* A

Release of RFP

April 30, 2021

Bidders Conference – Webinar Only

May 10, 2021

Deadline for Submission of Questions

May 14, 2021

Bid Forms Due

June 14, 2021 by 1:00 PM (Eastern Prevailing Time “EPT”), at which time the Pricing shall become firm, irrevocable and binding.

Selection and Notification of Winning Bidders

On or about July 14, 2021

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


Year 10 RFP Bid Portal is now Closed

PASSWORD: the password is in the Year 10 Bid Form Instructions

*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).

For more information on Performance Assurance submission and other Program information and documents, please see the 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 10 ZREC & LREC RFP Documents

Year 10 Request for Proposals

Year 10 Amended Solicitation Plan

Year 10 Bid Certification Form

Year 10 Bid Certification Instructions

Year 10 Standard Contract with Terms and Conditions

LREC ZREC Manufactured Researched Developed Affidavits



Year 10 Webinar Presentation

The Year 10 LREC/ZREC Bidder’s Webinar took place on May 10, 2021 from 9 AM to 12 PM EDT. 



Year 10 Webinar Presentation Video


Year 10 LREC/ZREC Bidder's Webinar Presentation