SECI, on behalf of Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL), has invited bids for the development of 100 MW of capacity under the 300 MW Telangana solar PV power project on April 22, 2019. The last date for the submission of bids is June 7, 2019. The locations include Yellandu (10 MW), Bhupalpally (10 MW), Mandamarri (28 MW and 15 MW capacity) and Kothagudem (37 MW). The proposed projects would be set up at an estimated cost of Rs 13.61 billion. Of the total cost, the equity portion is pproximately Rs 4.08 billion, which will be funded through SCCL’s internal resources. The remaining Rs 9.53 billion will comprise the debt component, to be sourced through loans from banks or financial institutions.