City Solar Request for Proposals – Deadline December 4th, 2019

Update 12/6/2019: Based on questions  from prospective bidders, the City will be submitting a request today to Emera for a Distribution Generator Interconnection Pre-Application Report related to the proposed solar project in Ellsworth. We expect the report by the middle of next week and will share it with all those on our distribution list at that time and post it on the City Website.

UPDATED:  11/22/2019 –

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The deadline has been extend and proposals are now due Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 at 2PM.

The City of Ellsworth (City) is accepting written proposals for Power Purchase Agreements/Credit Purchase Agreement (PPA) and Site Lease proposals for solar photovoltaic (PV) systems to be installed at multiple City-owned properties and/or other off-site locations. Please see the link below for the full packet.

2019 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Renewable/Solar Photovoltaic Net Metering/Power Purchase and/or Lease Agreement

Bidders may submit questions via email to David Cole at The subject line should read: “Questions Regarding Renewable Energy Purchase RFP”. Questions must be received by Monday, November 18, 2019 at 2:00 PM EST. Answers to questions will be posted on November 20, 2019 on the City of Ellsworth website

Proposals are due Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 at 2PM.