Southern California Edison (“SCE”) is pleased to announce it intends to launch the 2021 Distribution Investment Deferral Framework (“DIDF”) Request for Offers (“RFO”) on January 19th, 2021 with the intent to procure Distributed Energy Resources (“DERs”) at specific locations on its distribution system.
Pursuant to California Public Utilities Commission (“CPUC”) Decision (“D.”) 18-02-004. SCE filed Advice Letter 4342-E on November 16, 2020, seeking the CPUC’s approval to launch this solicitation. SCE received the approval of these Advice letters from the CPUC effective on December 17, 2020.
2021 DIDF RFO Website
SCE will be using PowerAdvocate® for the RFO website. Further information on the 2021 DIDF RFO is available on PowerAdvocate®. Offerors intending to submit Offers, but do not yet have an existing PowerAdvocate® account, must first register to create a username/password with PowerAdvocate® to receive access to the event (event #: 111036). Users with an existing PowerAdvocate® account may request access here.
For additional information on registering on PowerAdvocate®, please see the Supplier's Guide.
2021 DIDF RFO Launch Webinar
When: Thursday, January 28th, 2021 at 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Pacific Prevailing Time
How: Microsoft Teams conference call.
Following the Bidders’ Conference, a copy of the presentation and an audio recording will be posted here.