Learn from other cooperatives and your members, align on project motivation, gain insight into regional PPA prices, and estimate net project costs and savings.
SOLAR PROCUREMENT FRAMEWORK
The objective of this Solar Procurement Framework is to connect buyers with resources needed to successfully develop 1–10 MW solar projects. This tool is designed for small utilities. The language focuses on co-ops, however the tools and resources available also reflect the needs of small munis. Click on the following levels to access a project roadmap and tools to get started!
Understand pricing by writing and releasing an initial RFP, manage and evaluate the RFP, determine a shortlist of developers and proceed to final RFP.
Select a top developer in your region by compiling legal documents, and managing and evaluating the final RFP.