Local Capacity Requirements (“LCR”) RFO

In accordance with California Public Utilities Commission ("CPUC") Decision ("D.") 13-02-015, Southern California Edison Company ("SCE") issues this Local Capacity Requirements Request for Offers ("LCR RFO") for incremental capacity in the West LA Basin and Moorpark Sub-Areas. Products solicited include:

  • Gas Fired Generation
  • Combined Heat and Power
  • Demand Response
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Energy Storage
  • Renewable
  • Resource Adequacy
  • Distributed Generation

D.13-02-015 authorizing the procurement is attached below:

D.13-02-15 Authorizing Long Term Procurement for Local Capacity Requirements (PDF)

SCE's Procurement Plan submitted to Energy Division pursuant to D. 13-02-015 is attached below:

Track I SCE LCR Procurement Plan Pursuant to D.13-02-15 (PDF)

In accordance with D.06-05-039, SCE has retained an Independent Evaluator to oversee the preparation and administration of the LCR RFO. The Independent Evaluator must be copied on all correspondences sent by bidders to SCE, including and especially any official submittals. Sedway Consulting, Inc. is the Independent Evaluator and can be contacted at Alan.Taylor@sedwayconsulting.com.

SCE selected the following resources from the LCR RFO:

Additional Information on Behind-the-Meter Resources >

LCR RFO Energy Efficiency and Energy Storage Webinar Announcement

In accordance with California Public Utilities Commission ("CPUC") Decision ("D.") 13-02-015, on September 12, 2013, Southern California Edison Company ("SCE") launched the Local Capacity Requirements Request for Offers ("LCR RFO") for incremental capacity in the West LA Basin and Moorpark Sub-Areas. Products solicited include: Demand Response, Energy Efficiency, Energy Storage, Renewables, Distributed Generation, Combined Heat and Power, Resource Adequacy and Gas Fired Generation.

SCE is hosting two webinars to provide more information regarding Energy Storage and Energy Efficiency.

LCR RFO Frequently Asked Questions

Should you have questions regarding the LCR RFO:

Please email LCR.RFO@sce.com or contact
Gene Lee (626) 302-3081
Jesse Bryson (626) 302-3297

At SCE's discretion, the answers to any questions may be posted below.