Gujarat State Electricity Corporation (GSECL) has requested proposals for the installation and commissioning of a 20 MW grid-connected solar power plant at Itiya in Gujarat’s Bhavnagar district nearby Gujarat Energy Transmission Corporation (GETCO) substation. The tender is anticipated to cost around Rs 800 million. Bidders will be required to submit an earnest money deposit of Rs 8 million.
According to the tender guidelines, the project must be completed within 12 months from the project award. The winning bidder will be responsible for the project’s five year operations and maintenance. Also ,the bidders should have designed, supplied, erected, supervised, and commissioned grid-connected solar power projects of a cumulative installed capacity of 20 percent or higher of the total bid capacity. The bid submission deadline is September 3, 2022.
Recently in June 2022, GSECL issued a request for proposals for the engineering, supply, procurement, installation, and commissioning of 100 MW of wind power at two locations on a turnkey basis. Within 16 months of receiving the letter of intent, the project must be commissioned. The estimated cost of the project is Rs 6 billion.