Week in India: SECI Extends Solar + Storage Buds, Tenders for KUSUM, Fortum Commissions 250 MW, ABB Sells Out Inverter Biz and More


SECI Once Again Extends Its Bid Submission Deadline For Its 4 MW Floating Solar With BESS Tender


The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a notification, extending the bid submission deadline from 13.03.2020 to 20.03.2020 for its 4 MW Floating Solar With BESS Tender. The techno-commercial bid opening shall be carried out w.e.f. 11:00 HRS on 25.03.2020. This is the third time SECI has extended the deadline for the same project. Previously on 18th February. SECI has issued a notification, extending the bid submission deadline from 13-03- 2020 to 28-03-2020.On 28th February SECI once again extended the date of this tender from February 28, 2020, to 13.03.2020.

ANERT Tenders for Solarization of Agricultural Pumps In Kerala


Agency for New and Renewable Energy Research and Technology (ANERT) has issued a tender for rate contract for the solarisation of grid-connected agricultural pumps of cumulative capacity of 300 HP under the PM-KUSUM scheme in the State of Kerala. Building Site for the installation of the SPV can be ground-mounted or rooftop power plants.The scope of work will include the supply, installation, and commissioning of SPV ground-mounted or rooftop power plants with grid connectivity for solarising the power plants of capacity ranging between 1kW to 10 kW. The proposed location for the installation is all over Kerala.

SECI Extends Bid Submission Deadline For 14 Mw/ 42 Mw Solar+storage Project At Leh And Ladakh

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The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has extended the bid submission deadline for its tender of  14 MW solar power plants with 42 MWh Battery Energy Storage Systems in Ladakh. Under the Prime Minister Development Package (PMDP), The projects will be developed at Leh and Kargil as 7 MW/ 21 MWh projects each. The last date for bid submission and the techno-commercial bids has been extended from March 16, 2020, to April 16, 2020. The opening time of the bid remains the same which is at 16:00. Interested bidders must submit an Earnest Money Deposit of Rs 1.96 crore along with their bids.

AAI Floats 1.5 MW Tender At Swami Vivekananda Airport, Raipur For On-Grid Solar Project

Airports Authority of India (AAI) has floated a tender at the Swami Vivekananda Airport inviting bids from eligible firms for the commissioning of an on-grid solar power plant worth 1.5 MW capacity. The last date for bid submission is March 20, 2020, at 06:00 PM and the techno-commercial bids will be opened on March 31, 2020, at 11:30 AM. All the interested bidders should pay a tender fee of Rs.1,680. The estimated cost of the project is Rs 7,85,65,950 and an Earnest Money Deposit of Rs 15,71,319 must be submitted by all prospective bidders.

REIL Tenders 3.6 MWp Grid Connected Rooftop Solar PV Projects In Madhya Pradesh

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL) has floated a tender of 3.6 MWp Grid Connected Rooftop Solar PV Projects in Mandideep, Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh). The Solar PV modules & Inverters for the same will be supplied by REIL at the site. There are around 55 sites having capacity ranging from less than 10 kW to more than 500 kW. The scope of work includes Design, Engineering, Supply, Construction, Erection, Testing, Commissioning.successful bidder should also provide Operation & Maintenance of the project for 10 years. The bids must also be accompanied by Earnest Money Deposit of Rs. 13.50 Lacs and the Bank Guarantee should be issued by any scheduled bank which should be valid for 180 days. The Minimum Average Annual Turnover (MAAT) of the bidder in the last three financial years should be INR 10 Crores. The Net worth of the Bidder should be minimum INR One 1 Crore and shall not be less than 100% of the Bidder‟s paid-up share capital as on the last day of the preceding financial year.

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ABB India sells solar inverter biz; stock touches 52-week low

Engineering and automation major, ABB India, announced that its board has approved the proposal of selling its solar inverter business. The solar inverter business falls under the company’s electrification products segment, which is nearly 24 per cent of the total revenue. Out of this, solar inverter business is approximately nine per cent of the total turnover of the company. The business segment has completed some major projects such as solar inverter to Indian Railways at 750 railway stations.

Belectric brings live 250-MW Indian solar park for Fortum

Germany’s Belectric Solar & Battery GmbH has put on stream a 250-MW solar park in India’s Karnataka state on behalf of Finnish utility Fortum Oyj. The photovoltaic (PV) farm consists of five individual power plants within the Pavagada solar park. It is the largest commissioned solar site by Belectric to date, the German firm said on Wednesday. Fortum won the right to develop the 250-MW project in June 2018 and awarded contracts to Belectric in October later year. It contracted the German firm’s Indian arm, Belectric Photovoltaic India Pvt Ltd, to carry out the construction and commissioning works and deliver operation and maintenance services (O&M) to the plant.

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