NTPC Invites Two Separate Bids For Anta Solar Project

The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has invited bids for solar module package for the development of Anta solar project located at Baran district in Rajasthan.

Normally a single bid is invited for solar projects EPC services however in this case NTPC is procuring solar modules separately from EPC contract bids. So, basically two bids have been invited – one of solar module supply and the other for EPC services.

The specification for the solar PV modules given is crystalline with a minimum 300Wp nominal rating and thin film based with a minimum 112.5Wp nominal rating.

Bid security amount is ₹50 million and a bidder must have manufactured and supplied solar PV modules of cumulative capacity of 50 MWp.

The average annual turnover of a bidder should not be less than ₹2,370 million during the last three financial years. Solar PV cells and modules for this package can be sourced from anywhere in the world.

The techno-commercial bid will open on October 5, 2018. The date for reverse auction will be decided later by the NTPC.



Reference- Mercom, NTPC website