Welcome to the official site for NorthWestern Energy’s 2017 Community Renewable Energy Project (CREP) Request for Proposal (RFP). Sapere is pleased to facilitate this RFP for NorthWestern seeking up to 45 MW of Montana Community Renewable Energy projects. The RFP process will be administered by Sapere and any questions about the process should be directed to Sapere staff:

Steve Lewis
slewis@sapereconsulting.com
206-726-3695

Andrew Bulmer
abulmer@sapereconsulting.com
509-860-0452

Carol Loughlin
cloughlin@sapereconsulting.com
206-732-6533

The CREP RFP documents can be downloaded here. Appendixes B, C and D will be provided prior to the RFP Conference Call on May 25th.

2017 NorthWestern Energy CREP RFP
• Appendix A – Response Template
• Appendix B – 2017 CREP RFP PPA Template
• Appendix C – 2017 CREP RFP Build-Transfer Term Sheet
• Appendix D – 2017 CREP Bid Security Agreement

BIDDER’S CONFERENCE CALL
The conference call was held Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 10:00 am Mountain Time.

The summary of the call can be downloaded by clicking here.

RFP SCHEDULE

ITEM DATE TIME (Mountain)
Conference Call May 25, 2017 10:00 am
Proposals Due June 28, 2017 5:00 pm
Initial Screening Completed July 7, 2017
Shortlist Selected July 20, 2017
Finalists Selected September 8, 2017
Contract Negotiations September-November