Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) has floated a tender for setting up 279 MW solar projects in Maharashtra. The capacities of individual projects can range between 2 MW and 10 MW. As per the tender guidelines, the tendered capacity has been divided into five lots. Bidders are free to participate in any number of lots and accordingly, the combined average turnover for the lots applied by a bidder shall be considered for evaluation. The scope of work will include the design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, testing and commissioning of solar power generating systems. Developers will also be required to provide comprehensive operations and maintenance (O&M) services for the solar power plants upon successful commissioning. The last date for the submission of bids is September 25, 2020.