Southwestern Public Service Co. (SPS), a subsidiary of Xcel Energy, is seeking proposals for additional solar energy resources as a component of its resource planning process.
Through this solicitation, SPS is requesting proposals for up to 200 MW of solar PV generation resources, which must begin delivery to SPS on or before Dec. 31, 2016, and must be contracted through a power purchase agreement.
SPS serves 383,000 customers in the Panhandle and South Plains regions of Texas, and the eastern and southeastern counties of New Mexico. The company's transmission system also extends into Oklahoma and Kansas.
The complete bid package is available here. Bids will be accepted until 5 p.m. CDT on Oct. 10.