IOCL Issues Tender for 2 MW Solar at Maharashtra Bottling Plant

The last date for bid submissions is February 8, 2019.

IOCL Solar Tender

The Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. (IOCL) has 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 2 MW Grid Connected Solar PV 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, Maharashtra.

Additionally, the winning bidders will also be responsible for the comprehensive O&M of the plant and power evacuation infrastructure for a period of five years from the date of successful project commissioning.

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.

The last date for bid submissions is February 8, 2019, and each bidder will be required to submit an earnest money deposit (EMD) of Rs 8,25,400.

According to tender provisions, a bidder should make the maximum possible utilisation of indigenous manufacturing facilities and other services available for their project implementation plans and in a period of 9 months.

The project will be done on a lump sum turnkey (LSTK) basis by empaneled vendors or such turnkey contractors.

For more information click here.

"Want to be featured here or have news to share? Write to info[at]

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