The below and attached RFP information is being posted at the request of Charles Rivers Associates, on behalf of a NAEMA member (identify withheld at this time).
Charles River Associates (“CRA”) is requesting binding proposals from interested parties (“Bidders”) for the purpose of acquiring firm electric capacity for the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. (“MISO”). CRA is soliciting interest on behalf of a MISO Market Participant located in a Midwestern state (“Buyer”) for Zonal Resource Credits (“ZRC”) deliverable and delivered to any MISO Local Resource Zone. The RFP capacity targets by Planning Year are as follows:
- June 1, 2021 through May 31, 2022: Up to 50 MW of ZRC
- June 1, 2022 through May 31, 2023: 50 to 450 MW of ZRC
- June 1, 2023 through May 31, 2024: 50 to 450 MW of ZRC
Please see attached for the RFP Document and the bid input form. Proposals from Bidders are due no later than 1:00 PM Prevailing Eastern Time on October 16, 2020.
For more information or to express interest in the RFP, please email the RFP Manager at MISO-ZRC@crai.com.