DHBVN Invites Bids for 26.43 MW of Solar Projects Under KUSUM-A Program in Haryana


Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam Limited (DHBVN) invites applications from the interested farmers, group of farmers, Panchayats, Co-operatives, Farmer Producer Organizations (FPO), and Water User Associations (WUA) for setting up of decentralized grid connected ground/ stilt solar PV power plants of capacity upto 2 MW to be connected to respective sub-stations of rural areas notified by DHBVN.


The deadline to submit bids is July 26, 2022. The bidding will be opened on July 29.


These projects will be implemented within 5 km radius of substations and developed under the Component A of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha Utthaan Mahabhiyan’s (PM-KUSUM).


Solar Power Plants may be developed, preferably by individual farmers, utilizing their barren /uncultivable /pasture /marshy land. Agricultural land is also permitted under the scheme provided that solar plants are installed in stilt fashion.

• The total aggregate capacity of solar power plants to be setup under this EoI is 26.43 MW.
• Individual capacity upto 2 MW PV Solar Power plants to be set up under this scheme which will be connected to 33/11 kV, 66/11 kV and 132 kV substation.

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• The land requirement for setting up a solar power plant shall be 4 acres per MW.

The solar power generated by the plant shall be purchased by Haryana Power Purchase Centre (HPPC) at the pre-fixed levelized tariff of Rs.3.11/kWh as notified by Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commission (HERC).

On behalf of DHBVN, HPPC will sign the PPA with the successful applicants for purchase of power at the prefixed levelized tariff for a period of 25 years from the Commercial Operation Date (COD) of the plant.

For more details view tender document:

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