REIL’s issues two tenders for the supply of multicrystalline and bifacial solar cells

Rajasthan Electronics and Instruments Limited (REIL) has invited bids under two tenders for the supply of 200,000 multicrystalline, and 150,000 multicrystalline and bifacial solar cells respectively. The first tender document is for the supply of 100,000 solar cells of 4.5 W and 4.6 W, while the second seeks 50,000 5 W bifacial solar PV cells, 7 W monocrystalline passivated emitter and rear contact (PERC) cells, and 10 W mono PERC cells. Under both tender documents, the cells are to be supplied on a one- or two-lot basis in a power band of 0.05 W. Information must also be provided concerning the cell type, crystalline structure, resistivity, orientation, thickness, and wattage of cells. REIL has also stated that domestic manufacturers will be preferred. The deadline for the submission of bids for the first tender of 200,000 cells is November 3, 2020, and that for the second tender of 150,000 cells is November 11, 2020.