Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Limited has issued a request for selection for EPC of a 200 MW (AC) solar plant at the Pavagada ultra mega solar park. A developer can bid for a maximum capacity of 200 MW and will be required to develop the associated transmission system for connection to the grid as well as to provide O&M services for a 10-year period. The deadline for the submission of proposals is September 20, 2017.The Military Engineering Services (MES) has tendered a 1 MW solar project to be developed at GE Panaji, Goa, and a 3 MW solar project to be developed at Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The estimated cost of the project in Goa is Rs 74 million while that of the project in Jaisalmer is Rs 180 million. The project completion timeline for both the projects is 365 days from the date of award of contract. The last date for bid submission for the Goa project is August 28, 2017, while bids for the Jaisalmer project have already been submitted and the results are to be announced soon.