Philadelphia Energy Authority RFP Professional Engineering Consulting Services

The purpose of this Request for Proposals (“RFP”) is to solicit pricing proposals for technical assistance to support Philadelphia Energy Authority’s (“PEA”)  administration of the Commercial Property-Assessed Clean Energy (“C-PACE”) which includes reviewing certain C-PACE surveys (commercial building improvements for energy efficiency or renewable energy, water conservation, resiliency and/or indoor air quality) and advising PEA about whether they are compliant with C-PACE Program requirements.  Firms may bid to review one or more of the following survey types:

  • Energy and water, including Energy Reliability Improvement
  • Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)


  • Resiliency (ability of the building to withstand damage from wind, precipitation, flooding, fire, and earthquakes)

All questions regarding this RFP must be submitted by email to with the subject line “Questions – C-PACE Engineering RFP”. No questions will be considered by phone.

Responses to questions received before 5pm on July 20, 2023 will be posted on the RFP page on the PEA website ( Respondents are urged to check the website for the responses to the questions. All responses will be issued by July 26, 2023. Oral responses by any PEA employee or agent of PEA are not binding and shall not in any way be considered as a commitment by PEA. 

Respondents to this RFP must submit an electronic version of all requested documents by email to with the subject “C-PACE Engineering RFP Response – [Firm Name]” no later than 5pm on August 9, 2023. Responses received after the deadline will not be considered. 

PEA RFP for Engineering Consulting Services

Appendix A: City of Philadelphia Tax and Clearance Statement

Appendix B: PEA Standard Terms & Conditons

PEA C-PACE Engineering RFP Q&A 7/26/23

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