RFP 2636 - Impact, Market, and Process Evaluation Contractor for Technology and Market Development Programs


The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) requests proposals from a single contractor, or a lead contractor with a qualified team of subcontractors, interested in conducting impact, market, and process evaluation activities to support NYSERDA’s evaluation of its Technology and Market Development (T&MD) and selected Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) programs, as well as the New York Battery & Energy Storage Technology (NY-BEST) Consortium funded by the Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR). The selected contractor will assist NYSERDA in: (1) developing program theory and logic models; (2) planning, designing, and developing program or portfolio-level evaluations; (3) conducting impact and market evaluation to characterize markets and technology areas; track and analyze changes in key progress indicators/metrics over time; identify and verify program outcomes including advancement of new technologies, knowledge transfer, energy savings and other benefits; and provide evidence of causal linkages between program activities and outcomes; (4) conducting process evaluations that examine program oversight and operations, gauge customer and stakeholder satisfaction, and provide recommendations for program and process improvements; and (5) performing other evaluation tasks as directed by NYSERDA.

  • Summary [PDF]
  • All files (including attachments) [PDF]
  • Attachment A: Proposal Checklist [PDF]
  • Attachment B: Disclosure of Prior Findings of Non-Responsibility [PDF]
  • Attachment C: Contract Pricing Proposal & Instructions [PDF]
  • Attachment D: Intent to Propose [PDF]
  • Attachment E: Sample Agreement [PDF]

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