Retail Supplier Load Shaping Pilot RFP (PC44)
The Maryland Public Service Commission directed, in its June 12, 2019 Letter Order, participating utilities to issue a supplier RFP for pilots programs designed to demonstrate an ability to shape customer load profiles through load shifting, peak shaving, and energy efficiency. BGE released its RFP on July 12, 2019. BGE’s RFP will remain open for 45 calendar days with responses due on or before August 26, 2019. For more information and a copy of the RFP materials, please contact us at Electric.Supplier.Relations@bge.com.
As a result of Rulemaking 54 suppliers are required to provide the utility notification regarding door-to-door activity no later than the morning of the day the sales and marketing activities begin. Please send the following information via the Contact Us page.
Door-to-Door Solicitation – Company Name
- - Date(s) of Marketing activities
- - Electric/Gas/Combined Marketing activities
- - Marketing Areas: Could be Zip Codes/Community/Specific Streets
- - Information about marketing materials would be appreciated, but is not required
COMAR 20.53.08.06 for electric suppliers: http://www.dsd.state.md.us/comar/comarhtml/20/20.53.08.06.htm
COMAR 20.59.08.06 for gas suppliers: http://www.dsd.state.md.us/comar/comarhtml/20/20.59.08.06.htm
Discount Rate for Purchase of Receivables
On May 29, 2019 the Maryland Public Service Commission approved the discount rates for the purchase of gas and electric supplier receivables. The rates will be in effect from June 1, 2019 - May 31, 2020. The Gas Discount Rates are: Residential: 0.000%; General Service: 0.000%. The Electric Discount Rates are: Residential: 0.0000%; POLR Type I: 0.000%; POLR Type II: 0.000%; and Hourly-Priced Service: 0.000%.