NTPC Limited has invited bids to develop 923 MW of solar projects under tranche II of the second phase of the central public sector undertaking program. The projects can range between 50 MW and 300 MW.
The scope of work includes the design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, installation, and commissioning of the projects on a turnkey basis. The successful bidder will also be responsible for the operations and maintenance of the projects for a period of three years. All associated electrical and civil work will also have to be covered by the developer. The last date for the submission of bids is January 3, 2020.
Recently, NTPC Limited floated an O&M tender for a 15 MW solar power project installed at Jayant, Singrauli in Madhya Pradesh. The scope of work includes round the clock deployment of a qualified engineer and a highly skilled technician for each shift for the smooth and safe operation and monitoring of the solar project. The work also involved continuous monitoring of various parameters of the solar project and hourly logging of all important operational parameters. The successful bidder had to ensure the generation and compilation of all types of available reports through SCADA.