Tender Issued for Installation of Rooftop Solar Plants in Uttarakhand

REIL has invited bids for commissioning of 100 kWp to 500 kWp rooftop solar power projects under the second phase of the rooftop solar scheme in Uttarakhand

Rooftop Solar Uttarakhand

The Rajasthan Electronics & Instruments Limited (REIL) has invited sealed bids from interested bidders for rate contract for commissioning of 100 kWp to 500 kWp rooftop solar power projects under the second phase of the rooftop solar scheme and the Solar Power Policy of the state of Uttarakhand in various places of the state.

The scope of work for the selected developers will include the design, manufacture, supply, erection, testing and commissioning including 5 years of comprehensive warranty of the solar power systems. The solar PV modules and inverters for the projects will be supplied by REIL at the site. The bidder shall also be responsible for all the required activities for the successful operation and maintenance of the rooftop solar PV system for a period of 5 years from the date of commissioning of the plant for projects.

The last date for bid submission is March 21, 2020, and the techno-commercial bids will be opened on March 23, 2020. The date and time of opening of the price bids will be intimated to the technically successful bidders later. All bidders must submit an Earnest Money Deposit of Rs 2.5 lakh along with their bids.

To be eligible for participating in the bidding process, the bidders should have installed and commissioned off-grid/ grid-connected solar PV power plant having total capacity of not less than 20 kWp in last two years which should have been commissioned prior to the techno-commercial bid opening date in any MNRE scheme/ govt organisation/ PSU/ SECI/ Discoms.

The minimum annual average turnover of the bidder for the best three out of the last five financial years should be at least Rs 10 lakh.

As per the tender, the net metering and grid-connectivity of the rooftop solar PV system under this scheme would be the responsibility of the bidder in accordance with the prevailing guidelines of the concerned agency for renewable energy projects.

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Ayush Verma

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