The Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited has floated a tender for setting up a 2 MW solar project under Phase- II of its Green Research and Development Centre in Bengaluru. The scope of work includes designing, engineering, procuring, transporting, supplying, fabricating, constructing, inspecting, testing, and commissioning of the project. The selected bidders must also provide operations and maintenance services for 10 years. The last date for the submission of bids is March 2, 2020.
In December 2019, Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) signed a MoU with HPCL for setting up public charging infrastructure as part of the National Electric Mobility Programme.
The two organisations entered into a two-year MoU. The MoU covers collaboration for planning, development and installation of charging installations at suitable locations for two, three, and four-wheeler vehicles.