Western REC Solicitation Helps Agencies Meet EPAct 2005 Requirements

February 19, 2010

The Western Area Power Administration (Western) and U.S. Department of Energy Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) are available to solicit renewable energy certificates (RECs) to help Federal agencies meet Energy Policy Act (EPAct) of 2005, Section 203, renewable energy goals.

Additional program information is available on the Western Web site. Agencies interested in taking part in the solicitation should complete and sign the Statement of Intent. Completed forms should be faxed or e-mailed to Mike Radecki at 406-247-7408 or radecki@wapa.gov no later than April 30, 2010.

Western is offering a Webinar on March 3, 2010, at 1:00 Eastern Time. The 45-minute Webinar covers key requirements and steps associated with REC purchases. To register, contact Teresa Morales at 720-962-7180 or morales@wapa.gov.