Combined Heat & Power / Drinking & Waste Water / EEAC Consulting / Energy Education / Energy Policy / Financial Instruments
Green Communities Competitive Grants / Leading By Example / Municipal Energy Technical AssistanceMunicipal Light Plants  
Renewable Thermal / Resiliency / Solar / Transportation / Undergrounding

Archive Date: 12/9/15


Buildings

Pathway to Zero Grant Program: This PON provides $2.5 million to support feasibility, design and construction efforts for projects targeting a zero net energy outcome. Applications from residential, commercial and industrial entities are due on July 15.

Notice Of Award PON ENE 2014 034  docx format of Notice Of Award PON ENE 2014 034

Pathways to Zero PON  pdf format of Pathways to Zero PON

Pathways to Zero PON Amendment  pdf format of Pathways to Zero PON Amendment

Pathways to Zero PON Amendment Showing Changes  pdf format of Pathways to Zero PON Amendment Showing Changes

PON on CommBuys

DOER ZNEB PON Questions and Answers  pdf format of DOER ZNEB PON Questions and Answers

ZNEB Bidders Conference Webinar  
 


Combined Heat & Power

This Request for Information (RFI) is being published to solicit information about market loads and sector growth potential for pre-engineered combined heat and power units under 200 kW.

CHP RFI-ENE-2014-039  pdf format of CHP RFI-ENE-2014-039
 


Green Communities Competitive Grants

GC Competitive Grant Application March 2014  pdf format of GC Competitive Grant Application March 2014 
 (Closed)

Green Communities 2014 Competitive Grant Question and Answer Forum  pdf format of Green Communities 2014 Competitive Grant Q&A Forum
(Closed)
 


Drinking Water and Waste Water

Waste Water Energy Recovery Assistance Program PON-ENE-2014-025

Waste Water Recovery PON Q&A

Award Notice pdf format of Green Communities 2014 Competitive Grant Q&A Forum

Award Notice  docx format of Award Notice
DW/WW Award Notice

Award Notice  docx format of Award Notice
Notice of Award

DW WW Clean Energy Gap Funding PON-ENE-2014-028  docx format of dw-ww-clean-energy-gap-funding-pon-ene-2014-028.docx
(Closed)

DW WW Clean Energy Funding Worksheet  xls format of DW WW Clean Energy Funding Worksheet`
 (Closed)

DW WW Clean Energy Q&A PON-ENE-2014-028  pdf format of DW WW Clean Energy Q&A PON-ENE-2014-028
 (Closed)
 


EEAC Consulting

RFR-ENE-2015-011 Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Advisory Council Process Assessment Consulting Services  pdf format of RFR-ENE-2015-011

Question and Answer RFR-ENE-2015-011  docx format of Question and Answer RFR-ENE-2015-011



Energy Education

Clean Energy and Climate Science Literacy through Public Investments RFI-ENE-2014-024  pdf format of Clean Energy-Climate Science Literacy RFI-ENE-2014-024
(Closed)

Energy & Climate Science 3-18-14 Bidders Conf Presentation  pdf format of Energy & Climate Science 3-18-14 Bidders Conf PPT

DOER Clean Energy and Climate Science Literacy Bidders Conference Notes  pdf format of Clean Energy and Climate Science Literacy Bidders Conf
 


Energy Policy

Carbon Tax RFR amendment 1  pdf format of Carbon Tax RFR amendment 1

Carbon Tax RFR  docx format of Carbon Tax RFR
 

Award Notice pdf format of Notice Of Award RFR-ENE-2014-031-2

Carbon Tax Study Q&A RFR-ENE-2014-031  docx format of Carbon Tax Study Q&A RFR-ENE-2014-031
 


Financial Instruments

NOIEFIHeatLoanExpansionwithCEC  pdf format of NOIEFIHeatLoanExpansionwithCEC

Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds PON-ENE-2014-045 (pdf)

Feasibility Analysis for Solar Canopy Installations docx format of SolarCanopyFeasibility_RFQ_FINAL_7-23-15

Q&A_ RFQ-ENE-2015-033 8-5-15 docx format of Q&A_ RFQ-ENE-2015-033__8-5-15

Bidder_Conf_Call_RFQ-ENE-2015-033_7-30-15 pptx format of Bidder_Conf_Call_RFQ-ENE-2015-033_7-30-15 file size 4MB
 

Renewable Thermal Feasibility Grant  docx format of Renewable Thermal Feasibility Grant
The Leading by Example (LBE) Program has available up to $2.5 million in grant funding for renewable thermal feasibility and implementation projects at state facilities. DOER is seeking proposals for on-site renewable thermal or combined heat and power projects that are having difficulty moving forward because of economic constraints. Replacing existing LBE Renewable Thermal Feasibility Grant application with new document. The end date was amended to 12/31/15.

Renewable Thermal Project Grant  docx format of Renewable Thermal Project Grant
The Leading by Example Clean Energy Grants for State Entities:
Renewable Thermal Project Grants (PON-ENE-2015-018) provides funding opportunities only for renewable thermal projects. Grants will be between DOER and the state entity. Funding is made available through Alternative Compliance Payments from the state’s Renewable and Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard programs administered by DOER..

 


Green Communities Competitive Grants

DOER's Green Communities Division is accepting applications for its Competitive Grant program through March 27, 2015 from eligible designated Green Communities: PON-ENE-2014-026

Green Communities Grant PON-ENE-2014-026  docx format of Green Communities Grant PON-ENE-2014-026
(Closed)

Green Communities Grant Application Table xlsx format of grant-application-table-PON-2014-026
(Closed)
Excel application table for open Competitive round

Green Communities 2015 Competitive Grant PON-ENE-2014-026 Question and Answer Forum docx format of Green Communities 2015 Competitive Grant Forum
(Closed)
Questions and answers for open Competitive round

Green Communities Municipal Mass Save RFI  pdf format of Green Communities Municipal Mass Save RFI
(Closed)

GC Competitive Grant Application March 2014  pdf format of GC Competitive Grant Application March 2014 
 (Closed)

Green Communities 2014 Competitive Grant Question and Answer Forum  pdf format of Green Communities 2014 Competitive Grant Q&A Forum
(Closed)
 


Leading By Example

EEMS RFQ  docx format of EEMS RFQ

Notice of Award for RFQ ENE 2015 021  docx format of Notice of Award for RFQ ENE 2015 021
 


Markets

Consulting Services for Low Demand Scenario docx format of rfr-ene-2015-012-low demand scenario

Notice of Award RFR ENE 2015 012 Synapse  docx format of Notice of Award RFR ENE 2015 012 Synapse

Three-State Clean Energy RFP  
The Clean Energy RFP issued by Eversource Energy, National Grid, and Unitil on November 12, 2015 may be accessed at http://cleanenergyrfp.com/. It was developed by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources and the electric utilities to identify projects that will advance the clean energy goals of Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island.


Municipal Energy Technical Assistance

Help for municipalities, regional school districts, and water/wastewater districts to negotiate, develop and manage energy projects.

Owners Agent Technical Assistance Application - July 2014 docx format of Owners Agent Technical Assistance Application-July 2014
(Closed)
OATA 3rd round application

OATA 2014 Questions and Answers pdf format of OATA 2014 Questions and Answers
(Closed)
Q&A for Round 3 of OATA

Municipal Energy Technical Assistance PON-June 2015 (Closed)  pdf format of Municipal Energy Technical Assistance PON-6/15 (Closed)
Grant to fund technical assistance on energy matters for municipalities in Massachusetts

Municipal Energy Technical Assistance Q&A-June 2015 (Closed)  pdf format of Municipal Energy Technical Assistance Q&A-6/15 (Closed)

 


Municipal Light Plants

Award Notice  docx format of Award Notice
MLP Award Notice

MLP Muni EE Program PON-ENE-2014-027  pdf format of MLP Muni EE Program PON-ENE-2014-027
 (Closed)   

MLP Muni EE PON-ENE-2014-027 Questions and Answers - comments  pdf format of MLP Muni EE PON-ENE-2014-027 Q&A - comments
 (Closed)

 


Net Metering Task Force

RFQ For Net Metering Task Force Consultant
RFQ ENE 2015 023 Net Metering and Solar Task Force Consultant  docx format of Net Metering and Solar Task Force Consultant


Renewable Thermal

NOI Solar Thermal Program  docx format of NOI Solar Thermal Program

RFR-ENE-2015-027 Forest Resource Assessment  docx format of RFR-ENE-2015-027 Forest Resource Assessment
DOER is soliciting Bidders for the acquisition of technical services to complete the Regional Resource Assessment. This will focus on the forest biomass resource available for renewable wood pellet manufacturing, distribution and heating in 20 towns in northwestern Massachusetts. DOER seeks to quantify currently available biomass resource, review sustainable removal recommendations from Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) CH. 61 designated forestlands, and assess regional capacity for economic development and wood pellet certification potential.


Resiliency

Community Clean Energy Resiliency: Two PONs provide $40 million in grants and technical assistance, focusing on municipal resilience and clean energy solutions.

Maximum Grant Award Funding Per Municipality  xlsx format of Maximum Grant Award Funding Per Municipality

Community Clean Energy Resiliency Initiative Question and Answer Forum  pdf format of Community Clean Energy Resiliency Initiative Q&A Forum

PON-ENE-2014-035

  • Technical Assistance Application Information - Amended  pdf format of Technical Assistance Application Information - Amended
    Clarification – Eligible applicants may submit one application that includes one or more projects involving one or more facilities in response to the solicitation.
    Change – Eligible clean energy generation technology should include: combined heat and power (CHP) and district energy systems utilizing natural gas and renewable energy fuel where CHP or fuel cell systems with waste heat utilization must achieve annual system efficiency of at least 65%; and electric only generation, high efficiency (at least 50%) fuel cells.
  • Technical Assistance Application Forms - Amended  docx format of Technical Assistance Application Forms - Amended
    Clarification – All relevant sections were updated with how to submit multiple projects in one application.

PON-ENE-2014-036

Deadline Extension - Application deadline extended to November 10, 2014, 5:00 p.m.

Clarification - Any PI project applicant that was funded less than 100% of their requested first round PI project application dollar amount may submit a revised PI project Application in the second round of PI project Applications, which will be evaluated by DOER against all other second round PI project Applications.

Clarification – Eligible applicants may submit one application that includes one or more projects involving one or more facilities in response to the solicitation.

Change – Eligible clean energy generation technology should include: combined heat and power (CHP) and district energy systems utilizing natural gas and renewable energy fuel where CHP or fuel cell systems with waste heat utilization must achieve annual system efficiency of at least 65%; and electric only generation, high efficiency (at least 50%) fuel cells.

  • Project Implementation Application Forms - Amended  docx format of Project Implementation Application Forms - Amended
    Clarification – All relevant sections were updated with how to submit multiple projects in one application.
    Changes – In the “Specific Project Information” section, question #5, “Design Study and Financial Analysis” items c) and d) were adjusted to more effectively match the output of the Technical Assistance awards.

Consulting Services for Technical Assistance for the Community Clean Energy Resiliency Initiative RFQQ-ENE-2014-029  pdf format of Community Clean Energy Resiliency RFQQ-ENE-2014-029


Rural Electricification

Rural Electrification Upgrades for Renewable Energy Economic Development PON-ENE-2016-002


Solar

RFQ-ENE-2015-009 Solar PV Model Permitting and Safety Training  docx format of RFQ-ENE-2015-009

Massachusetts Solar Market Analysis Subscription Service RFR-ENE-2014-041  docx format of MA Solar Mkt Analysis Subscription Svc RFR-ENE-2014-041

RFR-ENE-2014-041 Q&A Response  pdf format of RFR-ENE-2014-041 Q&A Response

Rooftop Solar Challenge
NOI-ENE-2014-036 RSC Contracts with Boston and Winchester  pdf format of NOI-ENE-2014-036 RSC Contracts w/ Boston & Winchester
 


Transportation

RFR for EV Bus to Grid Technical Assistance  pdf format of RFR for EV Bus to Grid Technical Assistance

Notice of Award RFR ENE 2015 020  docx format of Notice of Award RFR ENE 2015 020

To enable cities and towns to take on a V2G pilot we are soliciting bids from consultants to work directly with these entities to provide technical expertise to purchase the appropriate technology for not only the EV bus, but also the charging station appropriate for V2G use. CommBuys posting

Amended-Clean-Vehicle-Project-4-Hybrid-MD-HD-PON-ENE-2014-046  pdf format of Amended-Clean-Vehicle-Project-4-Hybrid-MD-HD-PON-ENE
     

Clean Vehicle Project 3 Fast Charging PON-ENE-2015-013  pdf format of Clean Vehicle Project 3 Fast Charging PON-ENE-2015-013

Clean Vehicle Project 1 BEV PON ENE 2014 039 pdf format of Clean Vehicle Project 1 BEV PON ENE 2014 039

Clean Vehicle Project 4 Hybrid MD HD PON_ENE-2014-046 pdf format of Clean Vehicle Project 4 Hybrid MD HD PON_ENE-2014-046

PON ENE 2015 007 pdf format of PON ENE 2015 007

PONs for Clean Vehicle Program PON ENE 2015 006 pdf format of PONs for Clean Vehicle Program PON ENE 2015 006

Clean Vehicle Project 10_CNG_HD_PON_ENE_2015_003 _2_  pdf format of Clean Vehicle Project 10_CNG_HD_PON_ENE_2015_003 _2_

Clean Vehicle Project 6_CNG_MD_PON_ENE_2015_002  pdf format of Clean Vehicle Project 6_CNG_MD_PON_ENE_2015_002

Clean Vehicle Project 5 Hybrid LD PON_ENE 2014 043  pdf format of Clean Vehicle Project  5 Hybrid LD PON_ENE 2014 043

Questions PON-ENE-2014-043  docx format of Questions PON-ENE-2014-043

CNG or Propane (Autogas) Conversion for Light Duty Vehicles PON-ENE-2014-042  docx format of CNG - Propane Conv-Light Duty Vehicles PON-ENE-2014-042

     Questions PON-ENE-2014-042  docx format of Questions PON-ENE-2014-042

Notice of Award: RFR-ENE-2014-023  pdf format of Notice of Award: RFR-ENE-2014-023

Answers to questions for RFR ENE 2014 029  pdf format of Answers to questions for RFR ENE 2014 029

Massachusetts Clean Vehicle Project Technology RFI-ENE-2014-030  pdf format of Mass. Clean Vehicle Project Technology RFI-ENE-2014-030

Massachusetts Offers Rebates for Electric Vehicles (MOREV) RFR-ENE-2014-023  pdf format of MOREV RFR-ENE-2014-02
 (Closed)

Massachusetts Offers Rebates for Electric Vehicles (MOREV) RFR-ENE-2014-023 - Q&A  pdf format of MOREV RFR-ENE-2014-023 - Q&A
 (Closed)

Massachusetts Offers Rebates for Electric Vehicles (MOREV) RFR-ENE-2014-023 - Q&A 4-7-14  pdf format of MOREV RFR-ENE-2014-023 - Q&A 4-7-14
 (Closed)

DOER IT Attachment for EV Incentives Program  pdf format of DOER IT Attachment for EV Incentives Program

Clean Vehicle Project 2 BE shuttles or trucks PON_ENE 2014 040  pdf format of Clean Vehicle Project 2 BE shuttles or trucks PON_ENE 2
 

MA Clean Vehicle Project Battery Electric Buses with Wireless Charging pdf format of Vehicle Project Battery Electric Buses with Wireless
CMAQ funded wireless charging pilot


Undergrounding