American Electric Power (AEP) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) seeking long-term purchases of up to 1,100 MW of renewable energy resources.
Proposals must include commercially proven renewable energy technologies such as wind, certified low-impact hydro, commercial-scale solar, geothermal, biologically derived methane gas and certain biomass and biofuels energy projects. The generation must be interconnected to PJM Interconnection or Southwest Power Pool (SPP) and be operational no later than Dec. 31, 2011.
Pre-bid webinars for potential bidders will be conducted June 16 for bidders in PJM and June 18 for bidders in SPP.
Deadlines: June 30 for 2009 PJM projects; Aug. 31 for 2011 SPP and PJM projects; and Jan. 15, 2010, for SPP and PJM 2011 projects.
For more information, visit aep.com.
SOURCE: American Electric Power