Program Resources

This page contains the final versions of the LRP I RFP, the LRP I Contract, Prescribed Forms, connection related resources, background documents, archived documents from the RFQ and RFP, FAQs and other resources.

Important information for managing your LRP I Contract can be found on the Contract Management page

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RFP and Contract

LRP I RFP - amended July 31, 2015

LRP I Contract - amended July 31, 2015

Optional Termination Rider Blackline to Draft
LRP I RFP Blackline – July 31, 2015
to June 12, 2015​
LRP I Contract Blackline July 31, 2015
to June 12, 2015

Prescribed Forms

LRP I RFP Prescribed Form Amendments  - amended July 31, 2015​​Proposal Workbook - amended June 12, 2015Site Considerations Confirmation   
- amended June 12, 2015
Proposal Amendment or Withdrawal  
- amended July 31, 2015
Registered Proponent Declarations  
- amended July 31, 2015
Access Rights Declaration 
- amended June 12, 2015
Designated Equity Provider
 - amended June 12, 2015
Landowner and Provincial Crown
Land Leaseholder Support
- amended June 12, 2015
Solicitor Acknowledgement of Landowner and Provincial Crown Land Leaseholder Support - amended June 12, 2015
First Nation Meeting ConfirmationMunicipal Agreement ​First Nation Agreement
​Registration Form ​Waterpower Declaration  Renewable Fuel Availability
​Agricultural Land Use Confirmation 
for Non-Rooftop Solar
​Agricultural Land Evaluation Study
Peer Review Declaration
Aboriginal Participation Project
Proposal Price Statement  Municipal Meeting Confirmation Missed Meeting Notice Confirmation  - new form as of July 31, 2015

Prescribed Templates

​​Municipal Council Support Resolution
- amended July 31, 2015
​​First Nation Support Resolution 
- amended July 31, 2015
​Notice of Public Community Meeting

Connection Related Resources

LRP Connection Availability and TAT Tables
(11 x 17)
​                      LRP Connection Availability and TAT Tables
                      (8.5 x 11)


​Connection Agricultural Land UseEvaluated Proposal Price


​​Evaluated Proposal Price

Independent Fairness Advisor Reports 

LRP I RFP Fairness Advisor letter LRP I RFP Fairness Advisor Report ​LRP I RFQ Fairness Advisor Report

Minister of Energy’s Directives pertaining to the LRP

April 5, 2016 - Future Renewable Energy Procurements
April 22, 2015 - Procurements
​November 7, 2014 - Large Renewable Procurement Phase 1 Request for Proposals
​April 24, 2014 - Hydroelectric Projects
​March 31, 2014 - Moving Forward with the Large Renewable Procurement (“LRP”) Process
December 16, 2013 - Moving Forward with Large Renewable Energy Projects, Renewable Energy Projects in Remote First Nation Communities and Energy Storage
June 12, 2013 - Renewable Energy Program

Links and Other Resources

A number of resources were made available on the Ontario ministry web pages to assist Registered Proponents in the development of an LRP I RFP Proposal, or otherwise advise on various environmental approval considerations as a Proposal was being developed.

Project location/siting considerations checklist
Best Management Practice to conduct a high level assessment of the features and conditions in proximity to a proposed project Site. Using the checklist can help proponents consider the viability of their proposed project location and help with siting specific project components. The checklist can also be a used as a tool to facilitate discussions about a proposed project with a Project Community or at Public Community Meetings.

Renewable Energy Approval application and guidance materials
The following resources will assist LRP proponents in determining when and how to get a Renewable Energy Approval (REA) for a particular project from the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change and includes: the application form, technical guidance, relevant legislation, information on project statuses and other helpful tools.