MAHAGENCO tenders 200 MW solar power project

The Maharashtra State Electricity Generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has released a tender for setting up 200 MW of solar capacity across Maharashtra, specifying a base tariff of Rs 3 per kWh. The state-owned company has invited reverse bids under public-private partnerships for four projects of 50 MW each, to be developed across the western, western/northern, Vidarbha and Marathwada regions of Maharashtra, and will be responsible for land provisioning on lease as well as purchasing the electricity generated for 25 years.