Year 2 RFP for SCEF

The Year 2 SCEF RFP was issued on April 30, 2021

RFP Schedule*



Release of RFP

April 30, 2021

Bidders Conference – Webinar Only

May 12, 2021

Deadline for Submission of Questions

May 16, 2021

Bid Forms Due

June 14, 2021 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 July 31, 2021

Tariff Terms Agreement Execution

After Selection and Notification of Winning Bidders. Bidders will have to return partially executed Tariff Terms Agreements by the due date established by the Companies which is expected to be approximately 10 businesses days after selection and notification of winning bidders.

Subsequent Rounds of Selection and Notification of Winning Bidders

Approximately 5 business days after Tariff Terms Agreement Execution date (date on which executed Tariff Terms Agreement is due to the EDC for each round of selection).  After each Tariff Terms Agreement Execution Date, each EDC will re-evaluate it’s available MWs and reallocate to the next project(s) in the queue as necessary and notify selected Bidders accordingly.  This process will continue until the earlier of 1) all available MWs are allocated, or 2) November 1, 2021, to allow enough time for the EDCs to submit “…bids selected after July 1 by January 1 of the next calendar year.”

Tariff Terms Agreement(s) Filed with PURA for review and approval

Within two weeks following the completion of the annual Procurement process.

Commencement of Service 

Within three calendar years from the date of PURA approval of the Tariff Terms Agreement(s)

* Pursuant to Section 2.1 of the RFP, Schedule, the Companies, at their sole discretion, may modify the schedule at any time.

The Year 2 RFP Bid Portal is Now Closed

SCEF 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 SCEF projects should be submitted to

Program information and documents are available below. For documents and information on having an entity set up as a Vendor to receive SCEF payments and/or send Performance Assurance, see our LREC/ZREC Program Information and Documents Webpage.

Year 2 SCEF RFP Documents

Year 2 Webinar Presentation

The Year 2 SCEF Bidder’s Webinar took place on May 12, 2021 from 9 AM - 12 PM EDT


Year 2 Webinar Presentation


Year 2 SCEF Bidder's Webinar Presentation