Basin Electric issues Request for Proposal for power supply

Basin Electric is issuing a Request for Proposal (RFP) to find options for fulfilling power supply obligations within the NorthWestern Energy Montana region (NWMT).

Basin Electric is seeking proposals for capacity and energy for the amounts and points of delivery as defined in the RFP.

Basin Electric continues to need additional resources to meet its forecasted load obligations and supports an all of the above resource approach to meet those obligations. 

Copies of the RFP documents can be downloaded on Basin Electric’s website at

The notice of intent to bid will be due to Basin Electric on June 21, 2023.

Proposals received prior to 5 p.m. CPT on July 12, 2023 will be considered under this RFP.