Request for Proposal No. U08-GCR-1
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL NO. U08-GCR-1
MANAGEMENT/PERFORMANCE AUDIT of
COLUMBIA GAS of OHIO, INC. and the
VECTREN ENERGY DELIVERY COMPANY, INC.
By Entry dated February 27, 2008, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) issues a Request for Proposal (RFP) to solicit bids from consultants to perform management/performance audits of the gas purchasing practices and policies of Columbia Gas of Ohio, Inc. and Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (Company or Companies), in Case Nos. 08-220-GA-GCR and 08-221-GA-GCR. Rule 4901:1-14-07(D) specifies that the Commission has the sole responsibility for selecting each Company's management/performance auditor. Each Company's management/performance auditor will be required to conduct such an audit and will be responsible for submitting a report which identifies and evaluates the management policies and procedures of the Company's existing procurement strategy and accessing its progress in achieving an unregulated commodity service. The winning proposal will be selected on a combined basis of lowest cost and highest quality proposal.
Proposal responses must be sent to Roger Sarver in a sealed package by 5 P.M. on Friday, March 28, 2008. Firms not planning to submit proposals but wanting to remain on our active bidders' list must subscribe to the PUCO RFP list by clicking on the “RFP – Requests for Proposals” link at: