Request for Proposals: Consultant Services for Massachusetts Interagency Offshore Wind Council and Offshore Wind Strategic Plan

Through this Request for Proposals (RFP), the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC), in collaboration with the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs, the Department of Energy Resources, and the Office of Coastal Zone Management, seeks proposals from qualified entities with experience in offshore wind, stakeholder engagement and facilitation, and strategic planning to support a newly formed Interagency Offshore Wind Council by providing services for meeting facilitation and stakeholder engagement, offshore wind focused assessments, and assistance in the development of a Massachusetts Offshore Wind Strategic Plan.

Award Potential
Application Deadline
September 15, 2023
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Funding Schedule

All dates are subject to change at MassCEC's discretion. 



Release of RFP

August 18, 2023

Questions due to MassCEC via email to (include “Offshore Wind Strategic Plan RFP Questions” in the subject line) 

September 1, 2023

Responses to questions posted *Updated 9/12/2023*

September 8, 2023

Proposals due

September 15, 2023 by 4:00 PM EST

Notification of award

October 6, 2023

Contract(s) executed; Kick-Off meeting and work begins 

October 23, 2023


Application Process

To respond to this RFP, submit a proposal in electronic form (one PDF file), including all relevant attachments, via email to The words “Proposal for Offshore Wind Strategic Plan” must appear in the email subject line. 

Send completed application to

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