Senegal issues 100 MW solar tender

The Senegalese government has issued an open tender for solar projects with a combined storage capacity of 100 MW in the Diourbel, Kaolack and Fatick regions of Senegal. The two-phase open tender is for private investors who wish to participate in a pre-qualification process for the conception, financing, construction and running of PV plants that have a combined capacity of 100 MW. The successful bidder will sign the power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Senegalese Electricity Society signatories having energy production licences.