Procurement 101

SMECO and St. Mary’s College Procurement Opportunities:

SMECO released another RFP with ICF for their Home Energy Improvement Program and is looking for qualified contractors for installation.

ICF is pleased to announce a Request for Proposal (RFP) to provide project installation services for SMECO’s Home Energy Improvement Program (HEIP).

ICF is administering this program for SMECO, with territory covering southern Prince George’s County, Charles County, St. Mary’s County and all but the northeast portion of Calvert County in Maryland.

The HEIP program is pending approval by the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) for the 2018-2020 program cycle, and will be delivered in support of EmPOWER Maryland.

To access the RFP, please go to https://eeprocurementportal.ic fwebservices.com/. For event details please click the event title under Residential labeled “2018 – HEIP Install Contractor – SMECO”

In order to bid on the event, you must either register as a new user or log on with your existing username. If you are an existing user and have forgotten your username and/or password, you can request a new one by entering your email address and clicking forgot username or password. Please only request one user ID per company profile. Upon approval, which may take up to 24 hours, you will be granted full access to the event.

Once registered, you MUST submit an intent to bid (due November 27th, 2017 at 5:00PM EST) to be granted access to submit your proposal (due November 30th, 2017 at 5:00PM EST). Please pay particular attention to the event timelines as the open, close and submission deadlines must be strictly adhered to.

A bidder’s manual is located on the home screen of the procurement portal. Questions should be directed to eeprocurementportalteam@icfi.com. Be sure to include “2018 – HEIP Install Contractor – SMECO” in your subject line; answers will be posted on the event page of the procurement portal site.