Xcel Energy, a national wind energy leader for more than a decade, plans to add an additional 200 megawatts of wind energy to its system serving customers in the Upper Midwest. The company is seeking proposals from wind developers to provide clean energy for new customers and the company’s innovative renewable energy programs.
Xcel Energy is seeking approximately 200 megawatts of wind energy through power purchase agreements. Eligible projects must have a point of interconnection within MISO and must be located in Minnesota, North Dakota, or South Dakota.
Complete proposals must be submitted to us by 5:00 p.m. Central time on May 1, 2019. All proposals must be sent by express, certified or registered mail, or hand delivered to the following address:
NSP 2019 RFP
Attn: RFP Project Manager
414 Nicollet Mall, 401-8
Minneapolis, MN 55401
This schedule is subject to change.
|RFP issued||April 10, 2019|
|Bidder deadline to submit questions||April 18, 2019|
|Answers to bidder questions posted||April 24, 2019|
|Bid submittal deadline at 5:00 p.m. Central time||May 1, 2019|
|Evaluation and selection of bids||May 17, 2019|
|Contract negotiations complete||July 10, 2019|
|Filing with Minnesota Public Utilities Commission||July 2019|
|Anticipated regulatory approval||Q4 2019|
Prior to submitting a proposal, please review all files below in the Documents section. These documents include detailed instructions and requirements needed to develop and submit a proposal. Inquiries about this RFP will be accepted only by email to NSP2019WindRFP@xcelenergy.com.
Please email the RFP Project Manager with any other questions.
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