The DCSEU is committed to working with District businesses to help residents and business save money and energy. Throughout each Fiscal Year, which begins October 1 and ends September 30, 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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org and copying Ashley Counsellor, Program Manager at email@example.com.
- Name of business, contact person, and contact information
- Evidence of CBE (SBE) status, if applicable
- Disclosure of any pertinent litigation
Distributors must be:
- Manufacturer-authorized to stock and sell Qualifying Equipment for resale to customers located in the District of Columbia; and
FY 2020 Potential Service Providers
The DCSEU has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) seeking Service Providers to potentially provide the DCSEU with service(s) for one or more of the following functional categories of work during Fiscal Year 2020*:
- Commercial and Institutional Services
- Income Qualified Multifamily
- Single Family Weatherization
- Energy Kits
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.
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. In addition, the financial solvency documents stated in Section VI, must be hand delivered or sent via certified mail, signature required to DC Sustainable Energy Utility, 80 M Street SE, Suite 310, Washington, DC 20003 and received by the DCSEU before a review of the submittal can take place.
*Contracts awarded in FY 2020 through this RFQ do not guarantee work.