Upcoming Funding Opportunities, PONs, RFPs, and RFQs

Technical questions should be directed to the appropriate project managers. The main NYSERDA phone number is toll-free 1-866-NYSERDA or local (518) 862-1090; extensions and e-mail addresses for the project managers are listed below.

PON 3026
Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Smart Grid Program

The objective of this solicitation is to promote the development of an electric grid that accommodates a diverse supply of generation resources, enhances overall grid performance and enables customers to reduce cost, energy consumption, and environmental impact.

M. Razanousky
Phone: Ext. 3245

J. Love
Phone: Ext. 3317

Round 1,
January, 2015

Round 2,
July, 2015

RFP 3014
New York State Generation Attribute Tracking System (NYGATS)

This solicitation seeks to retain a qualified contractor to design, install/test, operate and maintain, for a period of 5 years, the New York Generation Attribute Tracking System (NYGATS), an internet-based electronic tracking system for attributes associated with all electricity generated, imported and consumed in NYS.

M. Goyette
Phone: Ext. 3506

December 2014

RFP 3002
Radiation Protection Program Support Services for West Valley Site Management Program

The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) seeks proposals from firms and/or individuals to perform Radiation Protection Program Support Services for NYSERDA’s West Valley Site Management Program at the Western New York Nuclear Service Center (Center) near West Valley, New York. The primary objectives of this solicitation are to: provide the expertise and equipment necessary to implement and support the radiation protection programs for the Center including the New York State-Licensed Disposal Area (SDA) and the balance of the Center property (i.e., Retained Premises [RP]).

D Coble
Phone: Ext. 4027

December 2014

PON 3016
Plug-In Electric vehicle (PEV) Enabling Technology Demonstration Program

The Plug-in Electric Vehicle (PEV)-Enabling Technology Demonstration Program, PON 3016, will solicit research and demonstration proposals to demonstrate new technologies and strategies that help make PEVs more desirable for consumers and more economically viable while lowering their impact on the electric grid and environment. It will focus on demonstrating new combinations of technologies and conducting feasibility studies of new policies and strategies for PEV deployment and education or outreach efforts to educate key stakeholders about PEV technologies. Potential projects include demonstrations of PEVs participating in demand response programs, innovative business models that incorporate new revenue streams, low-cost charging station installations, and policy studies investigating new rate structures for utilities to encourage PEVs and charging stations.

A. Ruder
Phone: Ext. 3411

December 2014

PON 2941
Climate Change Adaptation and Modeling

The purpose of this PON is to seek proposals for projects that address research needs and information gaps related to New York State's ability to adapt to climate change impacts and to model or predict impacts of climate change for New York. A separate category will focus on the buildings sector to address a gap in the 2011 ClimAID study which will solicit proposals to identify the vulnerabilities to climate change of the buildings sector in New York, as well as potential adaptation strategies that could enhance resiliency under the projected future climate changes.

A. Stevens
Phone: Ext. 3325


RFI 2743
Offshore Wind Energy Information Needs in the Atlantic Ocean

NYSERDA is seeking recommendations that identify study activities which would provide information that improves stakeholder understanding of offshore wind development activities and potential effects with regard to the possible sitting and operation of wind turbines in Atlantic Ocean waters south of NY City and Long Island.

J. Roeth
Phone: Ext. 3301

2nd Quarter 2015

RFP 2801
Implementation & Support Services for the CST Standard Offer PV and Solar Thermal Programs

This object of this solicitation is to competitively select a statewide program implementation and support contractor for the CST Standard Offer PV and Solar Thermal (ST) Programs.

J. Quirk
Phone: Ext. 3200

December 2014

Last Updated: 11/21/2014