Demand Response

RFP for Grid Services from Customer-Sited Distributed Energy Resources

Answers to questions from potential bidders will be updated periodically (last updated: October 4, 2019).


RFP No. 103119-02 Q&A

RFP Update (September 20, 2019)

The Companies' responses to questions from potential bidders are now available for viewing:

All further questions from bidders must be submitted via Power Advocate’s messaging tool. Thank you.


RFP No. 103119-02 Proposer's Conference Webinar

RFP Update (September 5, 2019)

Please view the Proposer's conference webinar discussing the recently submitted Grid Services RFP 103119-02, which has been made available on-demand for convenience.

Please direct any questions regarding the webinar to response@hawaiianelectric.com.

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Hawaiian Electric Companies' Request for Proposals (RFP)
RFP No. 103119-02

RFP Update (August 22, 2019)

The Hawaiian Electric Companies submitted to the PUC their Final Grid Services from Customer-Sited Distributed Energy Resources RFP and supporting documentation for the islands of Oahu, Maui, and Hawaii on August 22, 2019 as directed under Order No. 36474. The final RFP documents are available at the links below.

The RFP is now open. Bidders must submit proposals via Power Advocate, an electronic procurement platform. See Appendix B and Appendix D of the RFP for registration, user information and instructional information. Bids must be received through PowerAdvocate by Thursday, October 31, 2019, 2:00 pm Hawaii Standard time (HST).

The Hawaiian Electric Companies August 22, 2019 Filing:


Hawaiian Electric Companies' Request for Proposals (RFP)

RFP Update (July 16, 2019)

The Hawaiian Electric Companies submitted to the PUC their Proposed Final Grid Service RFPs and supporting documentation for the islands of Oahu, Maui, and Hawaii as directed under Order No. 36356 on July 10.

Order No. 36356 - Providing Guidance on the Hawaiian Electric Companies' Proposed Request for Proposals for Dispatchable and Renewable Generation


Hawaiian Electric Companies' Request for Proposals Technical Conference

RFP Update (April 11, 2019)

Please view a Proposer's conference webinar discussing the recently submitted Grid Service RFP, which has been made available on-demand for convenience.

Please direct any questions regarding the webinar to response@hawaiianelectric.com.

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Hawaiian Electric Companies' Request for Proposals (RFP)

RFP Update (April 5, 2019)

On February 27, 2019, the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission (PUC) issued Order No. 36187 in Docket No. 2017-0352, Providing Guidance in Advance of the Hawaiian Electric Companies' Phase 2 Draft Requests for Proposals for Dispatchable and Renewable Generation. In accordance with Order No. 36187, on April 1, 2019, the Hawaiian Electric Companies submitted Draft RFPs for Variable Renewable Dispatchable Generation and Energy Storage ("Draft Renewable RFP") and for Grid Services from Customer-Sited Distributed Energy Resources, and respective supporting documentation to the commission for their review.