National Grid

Current Procurements
The National Grid Distribution Companies are currently conducting the following procurement(s) to meet their energy supply service requirements.

 

Request For Renewable Energy Certificates

August 17, 2015

 


Massachusetts

For Calendar Years:
2015
2016

 

National Grid has issued a Request for Proposals to purchase Renewable Energy Certificates ("RECs") to meet the Massachusetts Renewable Portfolio Standard ("RPS") and certificates that meet the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards ("APS"). National Grid is seeking proposals for the supply of RECs from generating facilities in Massachusetts, New England and surrounding regions that have been approved by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources as Class I new renewable energy resources, Class I Solar Carve-Out new renewable energy resources, Class I Solar Carve-Out II new renewable energy resources, Class II existing renewable energy resources and Class II Waste Energy existing renewable resources that meet the RPS requirements. National Grid is also seeking proposals for certificates that meet the APS requirements. The following table summarizes the quantity of certificates National Grid is seeking:

Year

MA RPS Qualified NEPOOL GIS Certificates (Class I)

MA RPS Qualified NEPOOL GIS Certificates (Class I Solar Carve-Out)

MA RPS Qualified NEPOOL GIS Certificates (Class I Solar Carve-Out II)

MA RPS Qualified NEPOOL GIS Certificates (Class II)

MA RPS Qualified NEPOOL GIS Certificates (Class II-Waste Energy)

MA APS Qualified NEPOOL GIS Certificates (APS)

2015

225,000

100,000

10,000

40,000

100,000

200,000

2016

125,000

20,000

5,000

35,000

50,000

50,000


 

Respondent Proposal Information, Pricing and Proposed Contract Modifications Due

September 3, 2015 @ 5pm EPT

 

Company Reviews Pricing and Informs Winning Respondents

September 9, 2015 @ 5pm EPT

 

Request for Proposal (pdf)

 

Proposed Master Certificate Purchase Agreement (doc)

 

Appendix B - Required Proposal Information (doc)

 

Bidder Sheet (xls)

 


Contacts:  

Kris Hornberger
Wholesale Electric Supply
National Grid
516.545.4563
516.545.2464 (fax)
electricsupply@nationalgrid.com (email)

 

 


 

Request For Power Supply Proposals

August 7, 2015

 


Massachusetts

For the Periods:
November 1, 2015 to October 31, 2016

 


 


National Grid has issued a Request for Proposals to serve the following customer group(s):

 

 

Massachusetts Residential Customer Basic Service:

November 1, 2015 to October 31, 2016 (50% of load)

 

Massachusetts Commercial Customer Basic Service:

November 1, 2015 to October 31, 2016 (50% of load)

 

Massachusetts Industrial Customer Basic Service:

November 1, 2015 to January 31, 2016 (100% of load)

 

 

Massachusetts Electric Company and Nantucket Electric Company has issued a Request for Proposals seeking fixed price bids for load following service for each of the customer groups in each of the three load zones (SEMA, NEMA, and WCMA). The companies will also incorporate requirements to implement the Massachusetts Renewable Energy Portfolio Standards.

National Grid intends to evaluate and select supplier(s) on the same day that final pricing is due.

 

Respondent Proposal Information and Proposed Contract Modifications Due

August 21, 2015 @ 5pm EPT

 

Indicative Pricing Due

September 2, 2015 @ 10am EPT

 

Final Pricing Due

September 9, 2015 @ 10am EPT

 

Request for Proposal (pdf)

 

Proposed Massachusetts Master Power Agreement (doc)

 

Required Proposal Information (doc)

 

Pricing Submission Form (xls)

 

Massachusetts Electric Default Service - Load Data

 

Nantucket Electric Default Service - Load Data

 

Massachusetts Electric Load Estimation Files

 

Customer Count Data

 

Massachusetts Electric Rate Tariffs

 

Municipal Aggregation Data (xls)

 

ICAP Tags

 


Contacts:  

Jorge Ayala
Wholesale Electric Supply
National Grid
516.545.3228
516.545.2464 (fax)
electric.electricsupply@nationalgrid.com (email)

 

 

  

James Ruebenacker
Wholesale Electric Supply
National Grid
516.545.3227
516.545.2464 (fax)
electric.electricsupply@nationalgrid.com (email)

 


 

Request For Power Supply Proposals

July 17, 2015

 


Rhode Island

For the Periods:
October 1, 2015 to March 31, 2017

 


 


National Grid has issued a Request for Proposals to serve the following customer group(s):

 

 

Rhode Island Standard Offer Service Residential Customer Group:

January 1, 2016 to September 30, 2016 (20% of load)

 

Rhode Island Standard Offer Service Commercial Customer Group:

January 1, 2016 to June 30, 2016 (30% of load)
July 1, 2016 to September 30, 2016 (45% of load)
October 1, 2016 to March 31, 2017 (15% of load)

 

Rhode Island Standard Offer Service Industrial Customer Group:

October 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015 (100% of load)

 

 

In Rhode Island, National Grid is seeking fixed price bids for load following service to meet its Standard Offer Service for the Residential Group, the Commercial Group, and the Industrial Group. National Grid has also incorporated requirements to implement the Rhode Island Renewable Energy Standards.

National Grid intends to evaluate and select supplier(s) on the same day that final pricing is due. National Grid reserves the right to award all or none of the blocks in the RFP.

 

Respondent Proposal Information Due

July 24, 2015 - 5pm EPT

 

Indicative Pricing Due

August 5, 2015 - 10am EPT

 

Final Pricing Due

August 12, 2015 - 10am EPT

 

Request for Proposal (pdf)

 

Proposed Rhode Island Master Power Agreement (doc)

 

Required Proposal Information (doc)

 

Pricing Submission Form (xls)

 

Rhode Island Standard Offer Service - Load Data

 

Rhode Island Load Estimation Files

 

Customer Count Data

 

Rhode Island Rate Tariffs (.pdf)

 

ICAP Tags

 


Contacts:  

Jorge Ayala
Wholesale Electric Supply
National Grid
516.545.3228 (office)
516.545.2464 (fax)
electric.electricsupply@nationalgrid.com (email)

 

 

  

James Ruebenacker
Wholesale Electric Supply
National Grid
516.545.3227(office)
516.545.2464 (fax)
electric.electricsupply@nationalgrid.com (email)

 


 

Request For Proposals For Long-Term Contracts With Newly Developed, Small, Emerging Or Diverse Renewable Energy Distributed Generation Facilities

June 25, 2015

 


Massachusetts

 


 

 

Massachusetts Electric and Nantucket Electric d/b/a National Grid have issued this RFP for the solicitation of renewable energy projects located in their respective electric service territories and interconnected with their respective electric distribution systems pursuant to Section 83A of the Green Communities Act as added by chapter 209 of the Acts of 2012, An Act relative to competitively priced electricity in the Commonwealth.

Bids are due by August 6, 2015 by 12:00 noon Eastern Prevailing Time.

 

Due Date for Respondents to Submit Notice of Intent to Bid:

July 16, 2015

 

Due Date for Submission of Proposals:

August 6, 2015 12:00 noon Eastern Prevailing Time

 

Request for Proposal (PDF)

 

Request for Proposals Appendices:

 

Appendix A (Notice of Intent to Bid) and B (Bidder Response Form) (DOC)

 

Appendix C (Draft Power Purchase Agreement - Clean) (DOC) - Revised July 21, 2015

 

Appendix C (Draft Power Purchase Agreement - Red-line) (DOC) - Revised July 21, 2015

 

Attachment 1 (Notice of Intent to Bid) (XLSX)

 

Attachment 2 (Bid Form) (XLSX)

 

Presentation for Bidders Conference (PDF)

 

Questions and Answers (PDF)

 


Contact:  

Corinne DiDomenico
Manager, Environmental Transactions
National Grid
corinne.didomenico@nationalgrid.com