RFP for Fuel Cell Procurement Under Public Act 21-162

In accordance with Conn. Gen. Stat. § 16-244y, UI is procuring renewable energy credits from new fuel cell electricity generation projects that began operation on or after July 1, 2021.

RFP Schedule

Action Item

Date

Release of RFP
November 3, 2021
Bid Forms Due
November 18, 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 December 3, 2021
Service Agreement Execution
After Selection and Notification of Winning Bidders.  Bidders will have to return partially executed Service Agreements by the date established by the Companies which is expected to be approximately 5 business days.
Service Agreement(s) Filed with PURA
On or about January 3, 2022
Commencement of Service 
In accordance with Service Agreements
 

All Bid Submissions must be submitted via email to: UIPower@uinet.com before November 18, 2021 at 1 PM.

Please note, as of 11/4/2021 at 9:50 AM, the RFP Document and Bid Form Instructions linked below have been modified due to UI's submittal of a revised Order No. 2 – Fuel Cell Electricity Generation Project Bid Form, as directed by PURA.

Documents

RFP

Service Agreement and Terms and Conditions

Bid Form (Required to Bid)

UI Bid Certification Form (Required to Bid)

Supplemental Bid Information (Required to Bid)

Carbon Neutrality Form (Required to Bid)

UI Bid Form Instructions

PE Certification Form

Manufactured Technology Supplier Affidavit

Manufactured Technology Bidder Affidavit

Performance Assurance Instructions