Contracting Opportunities

The DCSEU is committed to working with District businesses to help residents and business save money and energy. Throughout each Fiscal Year, the DCSEU releases Requests for Proposals (RFPs), Requests for Qualifications (RFQs), and Invitations to Bid (ITBs) for contracting opportunities. See below for current opportunities and check back often for updates.

DCSEU Seeks Qualified Service Providers for Multiple Scopes of Work in FY 2022

Respond by September 30, 2022

The District of Columbia Sustainable Energy Efficiency Utility (DCSEU) is issuing this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to qualify service providers to provide a broad range of energy efficiency services which are further described in Section IV (Scope of Work) . Experienced and qualified service providers who are committed to reducing energy consumption, improving the efficiency of low-income housing, and increasing the number of green-collar jobs in the District of Columbia are invited to respond to this RFQ.

Download the RFQ

Additional Documents

Submitting your response

Please review the RFQ and relevant scopes of work. Responses must be submitted electronically via the DCSEU Contractor Web Portal at portal.dcseu.com.

In order to submit to the web portal, please request a username by filling out the web form.

Responses will be reviewed on a rolling basis as resources and/or funds are available.

If you have any questions about submitting your response, please call toll-free 202-479-2222

Sustainable Energy Infrastructure Capacity Building Pipeline (SEICBP) Program FY22 Training RFP

VEIC, doing business as the District of Columbia Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU), has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for instructors to provide training and credentialing for eligible businesses and residents of the District of Columbia during Fiscal Year 2022 (ending September 30, 2022).

Download the RFP

Submitting your response

Responses must be submitted electronically via the DCSEU Contractor Web Portal at portal.dcseu.com.

In order to submit to the web portal, please request a username by filling out the web form.

View the SEICBP RFP info session presentation and recording.

First round of responses to the RFP has passed. EST. PLEASE NOTE: Submissions after January 14, 2022 will be evaluated on a rolling basis

If you have any questions about submitting your response, please call toll-free 202-479-2222.

Instant Business Rebates Request For Proposals

The DCSEU is seeking lighting distributors to submit proposals to offer reduced price qualified products at the time of purchase through prescribed incentives provided to qualified distributors by the DCSEU.

Download the RFP

Submitting your response

Respondents must follow exactly, and be responsive to, all information requested. It is the respondent's responsibility to provide all specified materials in the required form and format. Interested Service Providers who meet the following criteria listed below must request a Participating Distributor Agreement by emailing proposals@dcseu.com and copying Ashley Counsellor, Program Manager at acounsellor@dcseu.com.

  • Name of business, contact person, and contact information
  • Evidence of CBE (SBE) status, if applicable
  • Licenses
  • Disclosure of any pertinent litigation

Distributors must be:

  1. Manufacturer-authorized to stock and sell Qualifying Equipment for resale to customers located in the District of Columbia; and