December 05, 2016 02:13 PM Eastern Standard Time
BALTIMORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Five Exelon utilities — Atlantic City Electric (“ACE”), Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (“BGE”), Commonwealth Edison (“ComEd”), Delmarva Power (“DPL”), and Potomac Electric Power Company (“Pepco”) — intend to issue a joint-utility Request for Proposals (“RFP”) from Winter Resources to aggregate with the Exelon utilities’ Summer Resources for the purpose of offering Capacity Performance resources into the PJM Interconnection, L.L.C. (“PJM”) May 2017 Base Residual Auction (“BRA”).
The Exelon utilities are seeking to aggregate up to 1,600 megawatts of unforced capacity (“UCAP”). The submission of RFP responses will be conditioned on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (“FERC’s”) order regarding PJM’s November 17, 2016 proposed aggregation tariff changes (ER 17-367).
In preparation for the RFP, the Exelon utilities are issuing a Request for Information (“RFI”) seeking non-binding information from interested parties with eligible Winter Resources. Participating in the RFI is not a requirement for participating in the RFP.
Please visit www.bge.com/cpaggregation to submit your contact information and to gain access to the RFI/RFP submission platform (Ariba). RFI responses are due no later than Dec. 19, 2016.
Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) is a Fortune 100 energy company with the largest number of utility customers in the U.S. Exelon does business in 48 states, the District of Columbia and Canada and had 2015 revenue of $34.5 billion. Exelon’s six utilities deliver electricity and natural gas to approximately 10 million customers in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania through its Atlantic City Electric, BGE, ComEd, Delmarva Power, PECO and Pepco subsidiaries. Exelon is one of the largest competitive U.S. power generators, with more than 32,700 megawatts of nuclear, gas, wind, solar and hydroelectric generating capacity comprising one of the nation’s cleanest and lowest-cost power generation fleets. The company’s Constellation business unit provides energy products and services to approximately 2.5 million residential, public sector and business customers, including more than two-thirds of the Fortune 100. Follow Exelon on Twitter @Exelon.