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 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)





Jorge Ayala
Wholesale Electric Supply
National Grid
516.545.3228 (office)
516.545.2464 (fax) (email)




James Ruebenacker
Wholesale Electric Supply
National Grid
516.545.2464 (fax) (email)



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

June 25, 2015






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)



Corinne DiDomenico
Manager, Environmental Transactions
National Grid