Open Solicitation Calendar

Open Solicitation Deadline Extended

Following requests from Registered Participants to the Open Solicitation, please note that the timeline for participation to the Open Solicitation has been extended as detailed in the calendar on this page.

Initial Information Window

 August 10, 2020 Launch of Open Solicitation and access to privileged documents for Registered Participants
 September 4, 2020 Release of the Anchor Shipper Price for the Phase 1 Anchor Shipper Allocation
 September 9, 2020 2:00pm Central Time Virtual information session

Phase 1 – Anchor Shipper Allocation

 August 10, 2020 – March 5, 2021 Anchor Shipper Allocation of transmission capacity rights and negotiation of Precedent Agreements
 January 29, 2021 Deadline for prospective Anchor Shippers to register for the OS
 March 5, 2021 Deadline to execute Anchor Shipper Precedent Agreements

Phase 2 – Matching

 August 10, 2020 – April 2, 2021 Voluntary Matching of Registered Participants
 August 10, 2020 – April 2, 2021 Matching information posted on the Bulletin Board on a voluntary basis
 August 10, 2020 – April 2, 2021 Matched parties negotiate commercial arrangements independently

Phase 3 – Transmission Capacity Rights Auction

 March 5, 2021 Notification of Phase 1 ASA results and transmission capacity available for Phase 3 TCRA
 March 5, 2021 Master Phase 3 Precedent Agreement posted
 March 5, 2021 Release Auction Reserve Prices & auction rules
 April 2, 2021 11:59pm Central Time Deadline for Registered Participants to submit TCRA Bid forms for participation in the Phase 3 TCRA
 April 5 – 9, 2021 Independent Evaluator review of the TCRA Bid submissions
April 12 – 30, 2021 Phase 3 TCRA and Independent Evaluator notification to Qualified Shippers
May 3 to July 23, 2021  Negotiation and execution of Phase 3 Precedent Agreements