Security Printing and Minting Corp of India has issued a tender for the commissioning of a 1 MW grid-tied solar PV power plant under the India Government Mint (IGM) Hyderabad. The plant will be set up at its campus in Hyderabad. It plans to utilise the power generated from the project to meet its captive power requirement under a net metering basis with 5 years Comprehensive Warranty period.
The work of commissioning of the plant should be completed within four months from the date of handing over of site or date of conclusion of agreement whichever is later. The selected bidder will have to take care of developing the land, design, supply, erection, testing, commissioning of 1 MWp solar plant, including evacuation of power generated to the 33/11 KV sub-station along with facilities for utilisation of power under Net Metering basis.
11th May 2021 is the final date for bid submission and the techno-commercial bids will be opened on the same date. The estimated cost of the project is Rs 4.25 crore.
In order to bid for this tender, the bidder should have manufactured, supplied, installed and commissioned at least one or similar type of Solar Power Plant having a capacity of 1 MW in any one year during the last five years ending on FY 2019-20 as per tender document. Also, the firm must have an annual capacity to manufacture and supply at least one solar power plant of 1 MW capacity. The average annual turnover of the Bidder during the last three years up to the Financial Year ending on March 31, 2020, should be more than Rs 1.25 crore.