Natural Gas Pipeline Capacity & Supply Procurement (Massachusetts)

Eversource is issuing a request for proposals to solicit interstate pipeline capacity and gas supplies to further reduce the cost of electricity and increase the reliability of New England's electric system - benefiting electric distribution customers. 

The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) issued a policy decision authorizing electric distribution companies to propose innovative mechanisms to secure new natural gas capacity for the region to benefit electric customers. The DPU also has legal authority to review and approve contracts filed for pipeline capacity.


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Important Dates & Deadlines

The following schedule for this RFP process is subject to change.

  • Issue RFP: October 23, 2015
  • Bidder Questions Deadline: October 30, 2015
  • Proposals Due: November 13, 2015

Questions & Responses

Questions and responses for the current request for proposal are available in PDF format.

Submission of Bids & Questions

All communications pertaining to this notice must be submitted via email with the subject "EDC Pipeline Capacity/Supply Procurement" to:

Eric Soderman
Eversource Supervisor, Gas Procurement & Market Analytics

Edna Karanian
Eversource Director, Gas Supply