Backup Power Capabilities

Pilot Objective

To evaluate the feasibility of using electric vehicle batteries to supply power to residences under various grid conditions, including, but not limited to, grid outages. In understanding the benefits and challenges of this technology, an expansion of power optimization efforts can be developed for customers and utilities.


It is the sole responsibility of the responding firms to ensure their submission is received through our online form on or before the due date and time.

RFI issued November 3, 2023
Response to RFI deadline December 1, 2023 – 5:00 p.m. CST
Submitting vendors will be notified of next steps after ComEd has reviewed responses. No later than March 1, 2024
RFP in development Release planned by end of Q2 2024