(June 30, 2017) Vectren Corporation has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) and is seeking power supply proposals for 600 to 800 MW of capacity and unit-contingent energy beginning June 1, 2023, for power purchase agreements (PPAs). For asset purchases the commercial operation date (COD) should be such date that it will qualify for the 2023/2024 MISO capacity auction with the transfer of ownership taking place in the 2024 to 2025 time frame. Only dispatchable resources located in MISO Local Resource Zone 6 will be considered in this RFP.
Vectren has retained Burns & McDonnell to act as an independent third party consultant to assist with this RFP. All Respondents will directly interface with Burns & McDonnell for all communications including questions, RFP clarification issues, and RFP bid submittal. An e-mail address (VectrenRFP@burnsmcd.com) has been set up to collect all communications and questions from potential Respondents as well as a website to download the RFP and exhibits and provide uniform communications, relevant questions and answers, including updates and other details as may be provided throughout the bidding process.