Draft RFP - For Use of Excess Heat From Landfill Gas to Energy Facility at Oneida-Herkimer Regional Landfill

June 6 2017

Pursuant to New York State General Municipal Law, Section 120-w, the Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority hereby gives notice of the following:

Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority (Authority) is requesting proposals from companies that are interested in developing a facility at the Authority’s Regional Landfill site, NYS Route 294, Ava, NY that will utilize approximately 2,075,000 BTUs per hour of excess heat. The excess heat is generated by the Landfill Gas to Energy Facility. This Draft Request For Proposals (RFP) is being issued by the Authority in accordance with the provisions of Section 120-w of the General Municipal Laws of New York State.

The Authority does not discriminate because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or marital status. All qualified respondents will be afforded equal opportunities without discrimination. Furthermore, the Authority invites certified Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBE) participation in this RFP. Firms that are not M/WBEs responding to this RFP are strongly encouraged to consider partnering, or creating other similar joint venture arrangements, with certified M/WBEs and to give M/WBEs the opportunity to participate in responding to this RFP. The directory of New York State M/WBEs can be viewed at http://www.esd.ny.gov/mwbe.html.

Comments on the Draft RFP are due to the Authority by 3:00 PM on August 7, 2017.

Copies of the Draft RFP may be obtained by CLICKING HERE or through the contact below:

James V. Biamonte, Contract Officer

Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority

1600 Genesee Street

Utica, NY 13502