The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has invited bids from eligible firms for the empanelment of vendors for the implementation of Phase II of the Rooftop Solar Programme in Odisha. The tender invites vendors for the installation of 4 MW of grid-connected residential rooftop solar projects across the state. The projects will be installed in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Berhampur, Rourkela, and Balasore. The bidders can take part in the bidding process under two categories – A and B. Under category A, any bidder who meets the qualifying criteria can take part in this category, whereas under category B, the bidder should be a local micro, small, and medium enterprise (MSME) and registered under the MSME Development Act, 2006, in Odisha. A vendor will be selected for project implementation once the consumer signs an agreement authorising it. The consumer will have the option to choose one vendor under any of the packages for project implementation through an online process.