CEL tenders 120 MW of solar capacity

Central Electronics Limited (CEL) has released an EPC tender for the development of 120 MW of grid-connected solar power capacity across Gujarat, Telangana and Maharashtra. The minimum and maximum project bidding capacity is 500 kW and 3 MW for a single location. In addition, a single bidder must bid for a minimum of 12 MW of capacity. The maximum capacity that can be awarded to a single bidder is 72 MW or 60 per cent of the tendered capacity. The successful bidder will be responsible for O&M of the project and must provide a 25-year warranty for all mechanical structures, materials supplied, electrical works, etc. The project completion time frame is 180 days from the date of award of the contract.