Web Content Viewer (JSR 286)

Actions
Loading...

Renewable Auction Mechanism (RAM)

The Southern California Edison (SCE) Renewable Auction Mechanism (RAM) program is open to all RPS eligible technologies not less than 3 MW and not greater than 20 MW and interconnected within any of the service territories of SCE, Pacific Gas & Electric or San Diego Gas & Electric. This program contributes to SCE’s compliance with California’s goals for renewable energy procurement. The program follows the requirements established by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).

RAM 5

On May 29, 2014, SCE launched the RAM 5 RFO. SCE posted the RFO Instructions, Pro Forma RAM PPA, and other RAM 5 RFO documents on the RAM 5 RFO website for your convenience.

Schedule

Date Event
May 29, 2014 SCE files Tier 1 advice letter in compliance with Resolution E-4655.
May 29, 2014 SCE posts RFO Instructions, pro forma RAM PPA and other RAM 5 RFO documents on the RFO website.
June 5, 2014 – 9:00 am Pacific Prevailing Time SCE hosts RFO web conference.
June 27, 2014 – 12:00 pm (noon) Pacific Prevailing Time Deadline for Offerors to submit Offers and required documentation including information necessary to populate RAM PPAs.
September 5, 2014 Anticipated date SCE will notify each Offeror regarding the selection status of each Offer and provide executable RAM PPAs.
September 12, 2014 Deadline for selected Offerors to submit executed signature pages of RAM PPAs.
September 16, 2014 Anticipated date SCE will update waitlisted Offerors regarding the selection status of each waitlisted Offer and provide executable RAM PPAs.
September 23, 2014 Deadline for selected waitlisted Offerors to submit executed signature pages of RAM PPAs.
September 30, 2014 Anticipated date of SCE execution of final RAM PPAs.
October 31, 2014 Anticipated date of SCE submittal of Tier 2 Advice Letter seeking CPUC approval for executed RAM PPAs.
RAM 4

On October 31, 2013 SCE filed advice letter 2959-E and on November 21 SCE filed advice letter 2959-E-A with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), submitting contracts resulting from the fourth RAM Solicitation (RAM 4) for CPUC approval. The advice letter contains public information about the procurement, and also contains the independent evaluator’s report. SCE has posted the advice letter on the RAM 4 RFO website in the Documents folder.

RAM 3

On May 1, 2013 SCE filed advice letter 2894-E with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), submitting contracts resulting from the third RAM Solicitation (RAM 3) for CPUC approval. The advice letter contains public information about the procurement, and also contains the independent evaluator’s report. SCE has posted the advice letter on the RAM 3 RFO website in the Documents folder.

RAM 2

On October 1, 2012 SCE filed advice letter 2785-E with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), submitting contracts resulting from the second RAM Solicitation (RAM 2) for CPUC approval. The advice letter contains public information about the procurement, and also contains the independent evaluator’s report. SCE has posted the advice letter on the RAM 2 RFO website in the Documents folder.

RAM 1

On March 29, 2012 SCE filed advice letter 2712-E with the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), submitting contracts resulting from the first RAM Solicitation (RAM 1) for CPUC approval. The advice letter contains public information about the procurement, and also contains the independent evaluator’s report. SCE has posted the advice letter on the RFO website in the Documents folder.

SCE Interconnection Map

Southern California Edison’s Interconnection Map provides SCE system data pertinent to Distributed Generation (DG) developers searching for possible interconnection locations on the SCE distribution system. This set of maps includes the locations of SCE distribution circuits, substations, subtransmission systems, and areas of transmission constraints along with the associated circuit/substation/system voltage, available capacity, and current and queued DG interconnections amounts.

To view the subtransmission, substation, and distribution circuit interconnection map, download this KMZ file and open it in Google Earth. NOTE: In order to improve loading time, all layers of the interconnection map have been disabled by default. Please enable the layers you want to see after the map opens. Also, please note that you will need to install Google Earth to view the map.

For more details please click here.