BayREN (Bay Area Regional Energy Network)

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Request for Abstracts (RFAs)

RFP for Single Family Program Design and Implementation Services

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The Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) is a collaboration of the 9 counties that make up the San Francisco Bay Area. Led by the ABAG, BayREN implements effective energy saving programs on a regional level and draws on the expertise, experience, and proven track record of Bay Area local governments to develop and administer successful climate, resource, and sustainability programs. BayREN is funded by California utility ratepayers under the auspices of the California Public Utilities Commission. In D.19-12-021 BayREN became a permanent Program Administrator of Energy Efficiency programs. As a Program Administrator, BayREN’s Business Plan details approved activities through 2025. BayREN is required to submit a new Business Plan by February 15, 2022.  



Proposals must demonstrate that the firm or team submitting the proposal (“Proposer”) meets the following Minimum Qualifications to be eligible for consideration for this project.


  1. Design and implementation of at least two residential energy efficiency programs over the past seven years.

  2. Project Manager must have at least five years of experience in residential energy efficiency program design and implementation.

  3. Proof that the firm has an active PG&E Third Party Security Review (TSR) certification. The firm must retain an active certification throughout the term of the contract.



Interested firms must submit their response by 4:00 p.m., on Thursday, August 5, 2021 in accordance with the instructions contained in the procurement documents. Other key dates are listed in Section V. Consultant Selection Timetable.



Addenda, Questions and Answers, and other supplemental information will be found at the opportunity website linked above. You will not receive additional notifications regarding this procurement unless you are registered as a Document Taker. To register as a Document Taker, register as a vendor with MTC's procurement web service, Bonfire, go to the procurement, and download a document from the Files tab in the dashboard, or submit a question. All proposers are responsible for checking the website for any addenda to the procurement documents. Responses should be submitted in accordance with the instructions set forth in the procurement.


For questions, please contact:


Point of Contact:

Noah Cohen, Contracts Specialist

Bay Area Metro Center

375 Beale Street, Suite 800

San Francisco, CA 94105


Phone: 415-778-5215