NTPC Seeks Bids for 200 MW Grid-Connected Solar PV Projects at GSECL Solar Park in Khavda

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NTPC Renewable Energy, a subsidiary of NTPC Limited, has issued an invitation for bids to undertake the engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) of 200 MW solar power projects in Gujarat’s Khavda Renewable Energy Park.


The project’s scope encompasses various activities, including design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, transportation, installation, testing, and commissioning of the solar project, including the provision of solar modules.

Interested bidders must submit their proposals by August 9, 2023, and the bid opening will take place on the same day. Alongside their bids, bidders are required to deposit ₹22,500 as a fee for the bidding document, as well as provide a bid security amounting to ₹100 million.


To be eligible, bidders must demonstrate their experience in developing or designing, erecting, commissioning, or supervising grid-connected solar power projects with a cumulative capacity of 40 MW or more. Among these projects, at least one should have a capacity of 10 MW or higher, which must have been in operation for at least six months prior to the bid opening date.

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Alternatively, bidders can showcase their expertise by highlighting their successful execution of an industrial project in sectors such as power, steel, oil and gas, petrochemical, fertilizer, cement, coal mining, or any other process industry. The minimum value of the project should be ₹2 billion, and it should have been operational for at least one year before the bid opening.

Additionally, bidders should have experience in executing at least one electrical substation with a voltage level of 33 kV or above, including equipment like circuit breakers and power transformers. The substation should have been operating successfully for at least one year before the bid opening.

Furthermore, bidders need to demonstrate an average annual turnover of at least ₹200 crores for any three out of the past five financial years, as of the date of the techno-commercial bid opening.

View the tender document here:

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