Real Time Energy Management + Tenant RFQ (RFQL 4634)

Due Date:  Continuous


The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority's (NYSERDA) Real-Time Energy Management + Tenants Program ("RTEM + Tenants" or the "Program") is a $25 million program focused on supporting the deployment and utilization of energy management systems and services in leased commercial offices.  NYSERDA recognizes that commercial office tenants play a critical role in achieving lasting reductions in a building's overall demand, energy intensity, and carbon footprint. This RFQ works in conjunction with the Real-Time Energy Management (RTEM) +Tenants Program and is intended to vet and qualify solution providers who will then be able to apply for program funding under the RTEM + Tenants PON. Only NYSERDA RTEM + Tenants Qualified Vendors who have been approved through this RFQ may be Applicants to this Program.

NYSERDA is qualifying Real Time Energy Management (RTEM) + Tenant vendors, installers, and services providers under RFQ4634 who can:
  • Provide commercial office tenants with ways to monitor and optimize occupancy and energy usage
  • Identify energy efficiency and demand flexibility opportunities
  • Verify the tenant space heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning systems satisfy industry-recognized health and wellness practices

Who Can Apply
NYSERDA is qualifying RTEM vendors for commercial and commercial tenant customers as one or both of the following:
  • RTEM System Providers - RTEM Systems are defined as the monitoring hardware and software used to extract, process, store, and analyze building performance data.
  • RTEM Service Providers - RTEM Services are defined as consulting services that customers contract with to analyze building performance data and provide, enable, and/or implement actionable items based on the data. 

Firms interested in applying may include, but are not limited to system providers, energy service companies (ESCOs), energy consultants, and engineering companies.

How to Apply
To apply to become a Real Time Energy Management Qualified Vendor, submit an RTEM Qualified Vendor Application via email to  [email protected].

 Read the Real Time Energy Management + Tenants Vendor Associated Documents for complete details.

All questions should be submitted to [email protected]


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