RFP Opportunity – Feasibility Analysis of the Monterey Microgrid and Renewable Energy Projects

You are invited to bid on consulting services culminating in a Feasibility Report for Monterey One Water (M1W) and the Monterey Regional Waste Management District (MRWMD), including:

1. Organics-to-Energy Study: Evaluate available energy and value of waste materials and byproducts, including sludge, food waste, and other organic wastes.
2. Monterey Microgrid Pre-Design: Analyze the existing and future energy needs of M1W and MRWMD to recommend a microgrid configuration for onsite renewable energy sources.
3. Economic Justice Analysis: Develop a 20-year financial plan including anticipated cash flow for the project alternatives selected from the feasibility studies above.

Firms may submit a proposal on one or any of the three work studies described above.

Monterey One Water will receive bids electronically through Procure until the closing deadline of Monday, August 1, 2022 at 3:30 p.m.

A mandatory pre-proposal and site meeting will be held on July 7, 2022 at 11 a.m.

Related documents:
Attachment A – Existing Operations Snapshot
Attachment B – Table of Waste Feedstocks and Waste Byproducts
Attachment C – EPA – Monterey One Water Grant – Work Plan and Budget Narratives
Attachment D – Conceptual Vision Summary Sheet
Attachment E – M1W Cogen Electricity
Attachment F – PSA Professional Service Agreement
RFQ-RFP Monterey Microgrid Project with attachments Final

For more information, please contact Yohana Vargas at yohana@my1water.org.