In October 2017, SRECTrade participated in the Fall round of the Illinois 2017 Utility Distributed Generation Procurement. SRECTrade was among the three winning suppliers of the 5-year REC contracts awarded through the Fall 2017 Utility DG Procurement. A summary of average winning bid prices and number of RECs can be found below. Please note that the number of RECs quoted by the IPA is in annual quantities. For the Illinois Power Agency’s official announcement of the results, please click here.
The IPA procured 40,765 RECs during the Fall round, which fulfilled 30% of the 2017 procurement target (138,510 total RECs over five years between both rounds). The remaining volume of 97,745 RECs was accounted for by the Spring round.
There are no future supplemental photovoltaic or distributed generation procurement rounds announced at this time. SRECTrade will be participating in the IL Adjustable Block Program, scheduled to roll out in mid-2018. For more information on this program, please visit our blog post on the topic.