Thanjavur Smart City Limited has invited bids to set up a 3 MW solar power project at the Sirajudeen Nagar Sewage Treatment Unit in the city. As per the tender document, developers will carry out the design, engineering, procurement, supply, packing, transportation, site development, construction, installation, testing, commissioning, and comprehensive maintenance services for 10 years. To be eligible, the bidders must have experience in carrying out similar projects with a total capacity of at least 1.5 MW for the central or state governments, local bodies, or public sector undertakings. Prospective bidders will have to submit a bank solvency certificate of Rs 30 million and an earnest money deposit of Rs 1.5 million. The last date for the submission of bids is February 2, 2021.