The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has floated a tender for the development of a 100 MW solar project along with a 150 MWh battery energy storage system (BESS) in Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh. The scope of work includes the design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, testing and commissioning of the project along with BESS. The developers will also be required to provide comprehensive operations and maintenance services for the plant for a period of 10 years from the date of successful commissioning.The last date for bid submission is October 27, 2020.
Post announcement, the tender has seen alterations to dates for the in-person site visit and the pre-bid meeting.SECI has announced that the site visit has been planned on September 29, 2020 at Rajnandgaon. After the site visit, the pre-bid meeting will be conducted in person in Raipur, Chhattisgarh on September 30, 2020.