Montpelier, Vermont [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Request for Proposals (RFP) is to obtain proposals for state projects that promote the development and deployment of cost-effective and environmentally sustainable electric power resources — primarily with respect to renewable energy resources, and the use of combined heat and power technologies – for the long-term benefit of Vermont electric customers. Applicants may submit proposals for projects in the following categories: Pre-Project Financial Assistance, Small-Scale Systems, Large-Scale Systems, and Special Demonstration Projects. Applicants may submit multiple proposals in any category, but each project must be submitted as a separate stand-alone proposal. All projects must be based in Vermont. Proposals must arrive to the Department of Public Service (DPS) office by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, July 9, 2007.