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NTPC is inviting bidders to develop grid-connected rooftop solar panels in Chhattisgarh. Rooftop solar systems would be installed on buildings at NTPC Korba’s facility and have a maximum capacity of 1.1 MW.
The deadline for bid submission is October 7, 2022 and bids will be opened on 10th October.
According to the tender guidelines, scope of work includes supply, erection and testing of equipment and materials, packing and transportation, transit insurance and delivery to site. Unloading, storage and equipment erection will also be included, as well as any associated civil or structural works.
Prospective bidders must submit an earnest money deposit in the amount of Rs. 5 Lacs. The bidders must have experience in the design, supply, construction, and commissioning grid-connected solar projects with a cumulative capacity exceeding 880 kW. At least one project should be 100 kW. This project must also have been successfully operating for at least six month prior to the opening of the bidding period.
The average annual turnover of bidders must not have been less than Rs 44.4 millions in the three previous financial years before the bid opening date.
The bidders’ net worth should not be lower than 100% of their paid-up capital as of last year.
This tender is only open to Class I local suppliers. A local supplier is a supplier or service provider whose products, services or works are offered for procurement have local content equal or greater than 60%.
Only bidders from countries that share a border with India can bid on this tender if they are registered with the relevant authority.