Requests for Proposals

Contracting Opportunities

VEIC often engages with communities, organizations and experts to develop and execute leading-edge programs. We aim to work with partners who complement our expertise, who provide rigorous thinking, and who have a solid track record of delivering results.

VEIC is committed to social justice through diversity and inclusion. VEIC is especially interested in working with communities, organizations and experts who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of VEIC, and who can complement and support VEIC's goal of moving towards social justice. VEIC has defined social justice as "the quality of a society that enables people to lead a fulfilling life and be active contributors to their community".

Current RFPs, RFQs, and RFIs from VEIC, including those from Efficiency Vermont, are listed to the right. Questions regarding specific RFPs should be sent to the primary point of contact listed in the guidelines. For general questions, contact us at info@veic.org or (802) 658-6060 / toll-free: (800) 639-6069.

RFP for 2018 Efficiency Smart Residential Lighting Promotion

Vermont Energy Investment Corporation's Efficiency Smart division, which is American Municipal Power's member service for energy efficiency, is seeking an LED lighting manufacturer or distributor to participate in its 2018 Residential Lighting Promotion, which ships qualified LED bulbs directly to Efficiency Smart participating retailers. Responses to this RFP must be received by VEIC no later than December 28, 2017.

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RFQ for 2018 Marketing and Communications Service Providers

The Vermont Energy Investment Corporation’s Communications Division is seeking qualified Service Providers who can support VEIC’s goal of creating compelling, clear, and measurable marketing and communications programs that 1) promote the energy efficiency, renewable energy, and transportation efficiency programs and services provided by VEIC, its partners, and its subsidiaries; and 2) inspires the behaviors, decisions, and investments that can reduce the economic and environmental costs of energy use.  

VEIC’s Communications Division is issuing this solicitation as part of a strategic initiative to work with businesses and individuals who can contribute to the diversity, excellence, and innovation of VEIC. Service Providers selected through this RFQ may have the opportunity to work on projects supporting VEIC and / or one or more of the brands, collaborative ventures, and subsidiaries under VEIC’s stewardship. 

The objective of this RFQ is to pre-qualify a suite of marketing and communications Service Providers who can collaborate with the team and provide services that fulfill a portion of VEIC’s marketing and communications needs.

Responses to this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) must be delivered electronically to VEIC by 5:00 p.m. EST on Friday, December 15, 2017. VEIC will not accept responses submitted after this time. Please submit your response electrically via e-mail to pnichols@veic.org with “RFQ Submittal for Marketing and Communications IQC” in the subject line.

Questions will be accepted up until 5:00 p.m. EST on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. VEIC will post answers on the VEIC website no later than 5:00 p.m. EST, Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

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RFP for ISO-NE Consulting Support

The Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC) is soliciting proposals for consulting services to provide assistance with reviewing matters involving the New England wholesale electricity markets and regional planning efforts. The work includes assisting VEIC staff with reviews of NEPOOL and ISO New England (ISO-NE) meetings, participation in the ISO-NE Forward Capacity Market (FCM), and development of strategies that further VEIC’s goals and interests on behalf of Vermont ratepayers. The contract period will run from January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020.

Responses to this Request for Proposals (RFP) must be delivered electronically to VEIC by 5:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. VEIC will not accept responses submitted after this time. Please submit your response electronically via e-mail to: cjenkins@veic.org with RFP Submittal for ISO-NE Consulting Support in the subject line.

VEIC will respond to individual questions regarding this RFP only as follows: VEIC will receive questions regarding requirements and scope of work up to 5:00 p.m. EST November 8, 2017, via e-mail only, to cjenkins@veic.org * with *RFP Questions for ISO-NE Consulting Support in the subject line. When appropriate, please refer to the RFP page number and Section Heading for ease of navigation and response. VEIC will post answers on the VEIC website no later than 5:00 p.m. EST, November 15, 2017. VEIC will not address questions submitted after this time.

VEIC did not receive any questions from bidders related to this RFP.

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