Procurement Resource Library

Guides & Templates

This section includes various guides, best practices, and templates to help you get started.

Request for Information (RFI)

An RFI is a formal process for gathering information from potential vendors of a good or service.

Request for Proposal (RFP)

An RFP announces a buyer’s project, describes it, and solicits bids from qualified vendors to complete it.

Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)

A PPA allows a developer to install, own, and operate an energy system on a customer’s property. The customer then purchases the system’s electric output for a predetermined period.