Great River Energy issues RFP seeking power supply resources

ELK RIVER, Minn., Feb. 14, 2001 (PRNewswire) — Great River Energy has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to meet its need for 200-300 MW of peaking or intermediate power supply resources to be available in the 2002 to 2005 timeframe, as identified in its 2001 Resource Plan filed with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on February 1.

In the RFP, Great River Energy states it is interested in a broad spectrum of responses, from power purchase arrangements to Great River Energy ownership of specific resources. The minimum project size to be considered is 50 MW.

For a copy of the complete Request for Proposal, contact Stan Selander, Resource Planning, Great River Energy, 17845 E. Highway 10, Elk River, Minnesota 55330, 763-241-2446 or email [email protected] with the words “Power Resource RFP” in the subject line. Deadline for submission is March 11, 2001.

Great River Energy, the second largest utility in Minnesota, is a generation and transmission cooperative providing electric energy and related services to 29 distribution cooperatives in Minnesota and Wisconsin. Great River Energy is a Touchstone Energy® Cooperative. http://www.greatriverenergy.com

SOURCE: Great River Energy