Buffalo soliciting solar contractors
New York– The city of Buffalo has issued a request for proposals (RFP) seeking 20-year power purchase agreements from solar contractors for 32 sites around the city. The solicitation is part of a larger renewable energy initiative led by the city, Erie County and area higher education institutions.
The RFP states the city seeks a competitive cost when compared to its retail rates. Developers will need to put the new projects online by Dec. 31, 2020. Responses are due on April 5 with awards potentially announced in May.