Uttar Pradesh New and Renewable Energy Development Agency (UPNEDA) invited bids in two packages for 75 MW grid connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) projects to be developed atop rooftops across Uttar Pradesh on May 14, 2018. The last date of bid submission is June 12, 2018. The packages are as follows:
- 50 MW of projects to be developed under empanelment scheme for 1 KW-500 KW grid interactive rooftop solar power plants under the capital expenditure (CAPEX) mode of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) and the State Solar Power Policy in various places in the state. For this project, the capacities have been divided into three board categories; Category I (upto 10 KW), Category II (more than 10 KW and up to 100 KW) and Category III (above 100 KW and upto 500 KW).
- 25 MW of projects to be developed under empanelment scheme for 25 KW to 500 KW grid interactive rooftop solar power plants under Renewable Energy Service Company (RESCO) model of MNRE in various places in the state.
The bids for both the tenders are for the rate contract and the scope of work includes design, manufacture, supply, installation, testing, and commissioning including warranty, operation and maintenance (O&M) for five years.