SECI has announced a 200 MW DCR PV tender on behalf of Coal India only through local newspapers so far. The photo shows the announcement in business daily The Economic Times (ET) from August 10, 2017.
- SECI has announced a new tender for 200 MW grid connected solar power under the local content category
- Project location is the Neemuch-Mandsaur Solar park in Madhya Pradesh
- SECI is inviting EPC contractors to bid for the project on behalf of Coal India Limited (CIL)
- NIT documents for the tender will be available for download on August 31, 2017
- This is part a first part of 1 GW of solar power projects SECI is expected to tender on behalf of CIL
Government Of India Approves INR 334.22 Billion Central Financial Assistance To Install 25.75 GW Solar Power Through Farmers Under KUSUM Scheme
(23. February 2019)
Gujarat’s GUVNL Attracts INR 2.55/kWh Lowest Bid For 500 MW Solar Tender, While SECI’s 750 MW Rajasthan Tender Gets 2.37 GW Bids: Mercom
(20. February 2019)
Oversubscribed By 900 MW, MSEDCL’s 1 GW Solar Power Tender Sees Lowest Bid Of INR 2.74 ($0.038)/kWh Coming From Shiv Solar & ACME Solar: Mercom
(19. February 2019)
The Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) has launched a tender inviting bids for a 200 MW grid connected PV plant using domestically manufactured solar cells and modules. The plant – tendered under the so-called domestic content requirement (DCR) category – will be set up in the Neemuch-Mandsaur Solar Park in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.
SECI is inviting bids on behalf of Coal India Limited (CIL). The EPC contract includes jobs for design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, erection, testing, commissioning of the plant. The selected bidder also has to carry out operations and maintenance of the plant for a period of 10 years.
The Notice Inviting Tender (NIT) documents will be uploaded on CIL’s tender website on August 31, 2017. SECI has only announced this tender through local news so far. It appeared in business daily, The Economic Times (ET) on August 10, 2017.
CIL had signed two agreements with SECI to implement 200 MW of solar power capacity in Madhya Pradesh in June 2016 (see Solar Power For Coal India Limited). It will be divided into two projects of 100 MW each for two CIL subsidiaries. In all, CIL wants SECI to set up solar power projects of 1,000 MW capacity across the country in a phased manner.