Vectren 2019 All-Source RFP

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Vectren 2019 All-Source RFP
For 10 to 700 MW of Capacity and Unit-Contingent Energy

Proposal Submittal Due Date has been extended to Friday, August 9, 2019

Vectren has issued this all-source Request for Proposals seeking power supply and demand-side Proposals for capacity and unit-contingent energy to meet the needs of its customers. For asset purchases and power purchase agreements the capacity is preferred to be fully accredited for the 2023/2024 MISO Planning Year. Only resources capable of firm deliverability to MISO Local Resource Zone 6 will be considered.

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. All correspondence concerning this RFP should be sent via e-mail to

The schedule below represents Vectren’s expected timeline for conducting this resource solicitation. Vectren reserves the right to modify this schedule as circumstances warrant and/or as Vectren deems appropriate.

Vectren 2019 All-Source RFP Schedule

EventAnticipated Date
RFP Issued Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Notice of Intent, RFP NDA, and Respondent Pre-Qualification Application Due 5:00 p.m. CDT
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Respondents Notified of Results of Pre-Qualification Application Review 5:00 p.m. CDT
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Proposal Submittal Due Date 5:00 p.m. CDT
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Friday, August 9, 2019
Initial Proposal Review and Evaluation Period Friday, August 9, 2019 – Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Proposal Evaluation Completion Target and Input to Vectren 2nd Quarter, 2020
Due Diligence and Negotiations Period Mid 2020
Definitive Agreement(s) Executed (subject to regulatory approvals) with Selected Respondent(s) Late 2020
Petitions (if required) filed with the IURC, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), or any other required agency / commission TBD

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