IOCL Floats Tender For 10 kW Solar Projects For 3 Outlets in Tamil Nadu

The last date of bid submission is April 3, 2019, and the tenders will be opened on April 4, 2019.

IOCL Solar Project

The Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) has issued a tender inviting bids from eligible bidders for the deployment of 10 kW capacity captive solar photovoltaic project for 3 Freedom retail outlets (Pudukottai, Palamkottai, and Coimbatore) in Tamil Nadu.

The brief scope of work for selected bidders will include the design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, packing and forwarding, transportation, unloading, storage, installation, testing and commissioning of the 10 kW solar PV projects including one-year comprehensive operation and maintenance post commissioning of the project.

The last date of bid submission is April 3, 2019, and the tenders will be opened on April 4, 2019. The estimated cost of the project is Rs 22,81,230 and all bidders must submit an Earnest Money Deposit of Rs 22,900 (22 thousand 9 hundred) along with their bids.

Project developers will have a period of 6 weeks to complete the projects at each site.

The works at the site will be supervised either by IOC site engineer or by Project Management Consultant (PMC) agency appointed by IOC. It shall be the responsibility of the contractor to ensure that the works are carried out with due inspection of works by Site Engineer /PMC agency as per approved QAP at every stage of work.

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In February, IOCL issued a tender for setting up of a 2 MW solar power plant at its bottling plant in Dhanaj, Maharashtra. The brief scope of work for winning bidders will include the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) of the plant with approximately 10 km 33 kV overhead/underground power evacuation infrastructure on a turnkey basis on the premises of Indian Oil’s LPG Bottling Plant, Dhanaj, Washim.

The power generated by the plants will be used for captive consumption at multiple IOCL locations across Maharashtra through Open Access Agreement and Energy Wheeling Agreement.

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Ayush Verma

Ayush is a staff writer at and writes on renewable energy with a special focus on solar and wind. Prior to this, as an engineering graduate trying to find his niche in the energy journalism segment, he worked as a correspondent for