REMCL tenders 32 MW of rooftop solar capacity

Railway Energy Management Company Limited (REMCL) has released engineering, procurement and commissioning (EPC) tenders for developing a total of 32 MW grid-connected rooftop solar projects at offices, buildings and railway stations of the zonal railways. The public-private partnership projects will be developed on a design-build-finance-operate-transfer basis. The successful bidder will supply power from the commissioned rooftop solar projects and provide O&M services for 25 years after commissioning. A central financial assistance of Rs 16,250 per kW and Rs 39,000 per kW will be provided upon the achievement of 80 per cent of the target or above within the allotted time for general category and special category states respectively. The bid submission deadline is December 21, 2017.