160 MW Solar-Wind Hybrid Tender In Andhra Pradesh

SECI To Issue Request For Bids From Eligible Developers For 160 MW Hybrid Solar-Wind Power Tender For Ramagiri, Andhra Pradesh On August 20, 2018
06:29 AM (Beijing Time) - 16. August 2018
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Key Takeaways

  • SECI has announced it will issue a tender for 160 MW hybrid solar and wind power capacity along with storage component on August 20, 2018
  • Request for bids will be published on the above-mentioned date for the project to be stationed at Ramagiri in Anantpur district of Andhra Pradesh
  • Pre-bid meeting is scheduled for August 31, 2018; last date to submit online bids is October 1, 2018

The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) will be issuing a tender for 160 MW hybrid solar and wind power capacity to be developed in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It will also comprise a battery energy storage component.

The request for bids (RFB) will be issued on August 20, 2018. In January 2018, SECI issued a general procurement notice for this tender (see SECI Tender For 160 MW PV-Wind Hybrid Plant).

Scope of work for this project will include design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, testing and commissioning of the plant and the storage component. Operation and maintenance of the plant for a period of 10 years will also be part of the job.

This project will be located at Ramagiri in Anantpur district of Andhra Pradesh. SECI has applied for $200 million financing from the World Bank to cover the cost for the project. Online bids are being invited under World Bank’s ‘Procurement Regulations for IPF Borrowers-Procurement in Investment Projects Financing’ regulations.

The pre-bid meeting for the tender is scheduled for August 31, 2018. Last date to submit online bids is October 1, 2018, the same day as when techno-commercial bids will be opened. Details about the tender are available on the SECI website.

 

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