Welcome to FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities’[1]
2018 Ohio Compliant RECs & SRECs RFP Home Page

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FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities’ is seeking proposals for firm delivery of 10,500 SRECs and 376,500 RECs for its 2018 compliance requirements under Ohio Law as amended pursuant to Senate Bill 310. RECs and SRECs must by be delivered to FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities’ no later than February 14, 2019 via the GATS Tracking System.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Answers to the frequently asked questions have been posted on the Documents page.

RFP Webinar

The RFP Overview Webinar was held on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM. The slide deck can be found on the Documents page.


To download the RFP Bid Rules, Communications Protocol, and Purchase and Sale Agreement, please visit the Documents section of this RFP web site.

Proposal Submission

All bid forms required under this RFP are available to be completed entirely on-line, and can be accessed once the bidder has registered for access.  After registering, please access the bid forms via the Application Dashboard.  You will be prompted to sign in. Bid forms include:

  • Credit Application Form:  Submit only once for the proposing entity.  You will receive a copy of your submission via e-mail in PDF format.  This application may be completed at anytime after issuance of the RFP but prior to the RFP due date.  Early submission is recommended.
  • Qualifying Application Form:  Submit only once for the proposing entity.  You will receive a copy of your submission via e-mail in PDF format.  The qualifying application must be submitted prior to the RFP due date.
  • Bid Price Form:  Multiple distinct bids may be submitted by each proposing entity.  You will receive a copy of each of your submissions via e-mail in PDF format.  A Credit Application form and Qualifying Application form must have been received by the RFP Manager in order for Bid Price Proposals to be evaluated.

RFP Schedule of Events[2]

Event Date
Issue RFP Documents October 3
RFP Overview Webinar (11:00 AM)[3] October 9
FAQ Deadline (5:00 PM) October 19
FAQ Responses Posted on Web site October 26
Credit Application, Qualifying Application and Bid Price Proposal Submission Due Date (5:00 PM) November 6
Notification of Successful Proposer Award(s) November 13
Executed PSAs (PDFs) due back November 16
Posting of Security (if applicable) November 16

RFP Manager

FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities has retained Navigant Consulting, Inc. to serve as RFP Manager. Navigant can be contacted via email at manager@feohiorecrfp.com. This website is maintained by Navigant.

[1]FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities refers to: The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company, Ohio Edison Company and The Toledo Edison Company.
[2]FirstEnergy Ohio Utilities reserves the right to modify these dates at its sole discretion and accepts no liability to the extent the actual schedule is different from the anticipated schedule. In the event a change is made to the RFP Schedule, a revised schedule will be posted on the RFP website.
[3] Unless noted otherwise, all times refer to Eastern Prevailing Time (“EPT”)