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SECI Invites Power Developers For 5000 MW RTC RE + Coal Project Bid
Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd (SECI) has floated a tender of 5000 MW of Round-the-Clock (RTC) Power from Grid-Connected Renewable Energy (RE) Power Projects, complemented with Power from Coal based Thermal Power Projects in India under Tariff-based Competitive Bidding (RTC-II) for Selection of RE Power Developers. Developers should work for Land, Connectivity and Long Term Open Access of the project. The Projects can be located anywhere in India and for better grid balancing, different components of RTC power i.e. solar, wind, small hydro, and thermal can be connected with the CTU network at multiple injection points, but within the same RLDC region.
Kerala State 150MW Invites Bids Under Soura Project
The Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB) has invited competitive bids for setting up 150 MW rooftop solar PV power plants under the SOURA project on EPC, EPC-RESCO hybrid basis in the domestic sector in Kerala. The Government of Kerala has launched the project SOURA to add 1000 MW Solar Power Plants to the grid of Kerala State Electricity Board Ltd, under Urja Kerala Mission, a vision to develop the energy sector in the state to global standards. This vision is in line with the spirit of the national goal of achieving 100 GW of solar capacity by 2022. Out of 1000 MW, 500 MW is earmarked for Rooftop Solar (RTS) plants and 200 MW will be deployed in the first phase.
SECI Tenders 34 MW Solar PV Power Plant in Telangana
The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a tender for installing a 34 MW solar PV power plant at the Singareni Collieries Company Limited in Telangana(SCCL).20 April 2020 is the last date for bid submission and the techno-commercial bids will be opened on the same date. To address the concerns raised by the prospective bidders, a pre-bid meeting has been scheduled for 30 March 2020. The date and time of opening of the financial bids will be intimated after the shortlisting of techno-commercial bids. Earnest Money Deposit(EMD) of Rs 3.08 crore should be submitted by the bidder along with their bids. The estimated cost of the project is Rs 154.36 crores. To be eligible to participate in the bids, the bidder should have experience in EPC execution of ground-mounted solar projects on turnkey basis including design, supply, installation and commissioning of cumulative capacity, not less than 17 MW in the last 7 financial years as on the last date of bid submission.
CPWD Tenders 20kwp For O&M of Grid-interactive Solar PV System In Hyderabad
Central Public Works Department (CPWD) has invited tender for Operation and Maintenance of Electrical and Mechanical Installations of 20KWp grid-interactive Solar PV System at MSME, Hyderabad. The Estimated cost of tender is Rs. 12,21,200.Each bidder should submit Earnest Money Deposit (EMD) of Rs. 24,424. The last date & time of submission of the bid is 16.03.2020 at 15:00. Opening Time & date of the bid is 16.03.2020 at 15:30. Eligibility criteria for participation are during the last 7years the firm should have completed three similar works each costing not less than Rs.4.88 Lakhs or Two similar works each costing not less than Rs 7.33 Lakhs or One similar work costing not less than Rs.9.77 Lakhs. Work refers to “SITC of Solar Power Plant”.The firm should have an annual turnover of Rs. 1.83 Lakhs and have registered for GST for participating in this bid.
GPCL Released Two Drafts for 5000MW Dholera SIR Ultra Mega Solar Park
GPCL (Gujarat Power Corporation Limited ) has drafted an Implementation and Support Agreement for Grid Connected Solar Photovoltaic Projects for Dholera SIR Ultra Mega Solar Park ( Phase – I) 1000 MW. Along with this, it has also drafted a Land Lease Agreement for the same solar park. This project is under the National Solar Mission and is located in Gujarat. The Agreement for this project is valid for 25 years from the SCOD of the project and it may be extended for a further period on mutually agreed terms and conditions at least 180 days before the expiry date. It highlighted that “Inter-connection point or Delivery point” shall mean the point at 220 kV side of 400/220 kV Sub-Station of GETCO(STU). For the year 2019-20, 10,000 Rupees per Hectare per Year Lease rent has been decided to be levied and there will be an increment of 15% every three years.
SECI Issues Winners List For 97.5 MW Rooftop Solar Tender
The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a final zone-wise list of successful bidders/ developers for the implementation of 97.5 MW grid-connected rooftop solar PV system scheme in different zones of India under the CAPEX/ RESCO model for government buildings.The total capacity of 97.5 MW tendered has been divided into three categories, 10 MW comprising CAPEX Model (Part-A), 85 MW consisting of RESCO Model (Part-B), and 2.5 MW comprising CAPEX Model (Part-C). There were Total 51 successful bidders under this Tender.