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Call for Proposals and Qualifications

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NEEA actively solicits bids on open Requests for Proposals and Qualifications from qualified contractors. View our current requests below for more details. We appreciate your interest in NEEA, and in accelerating energy efficiency in the Northwest.

Request for Proposals: RETA CRES Product Validation and Market Test

The Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA) is working with the Refrigerating Engineers and Technicians Association (RETA) to create a certification called Certified Refrigerating Energy Specialist (CRES). The purpose of the RETA CRES initiative is to accelerate the transformation of the industrial refrigeration market towards energy efficient operation. The RETA CRES initiative is in the market test phase of its release. With this RFP, NEEA is seeking to test the viability of the initiative and is soliciting proposals for professional services to conduct a market test and validation of the initiative’s certification product.

Intent to respond is due by 4:00PM PDT, June 30, 2014. The deadline for submitting written proposals is 4:00PM PDT, July 28, 2014.

RFP posted June 24, 2014.

Request for Proposals: Review of Online Strategic Energy Management Course

On behalf of the region’s electric utilities, the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (“NEEA”, see developed and operates the online Strategic Energy Management (SEM) training website ( ).  The site provides tools and training for industrial facilities managers to implement SEM at their facilities.  NEEA is preparing to revise the course, and would like to hire a consultant to review the current course and provide elearning best-practice recommendations for improving learning performance. 

View the RFP here. Proposals due by 4:00PM PDT, June 30, 2014. 

RFP posted June 18, 2014.

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