SECI has announced that the pre-bid meeting for its tender for 25 MW solar PV power plant at BCCL in West Bengal, has been rescheduled
The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has announced that the pre-bid meeting for its tender for setting up of 25 MW solar PV power plant at the Bhojudh Coal Washery of Bharat Coking Coal (BCCL) in the Purulia district of West Bengal, has been rescheduled.
In its notification, the nodal agency has stated that the site visit for the project has been planned for February 9, 2021. After which, the pre-bid meeting has been scheduled for the very next day on February 10, 2021, the meeting will be conducted online.
The tender was issued earlier in January. At the time, the pre-bid meeting was scheduled for January 29, 2021.
The scope of work for the selected developer will include the design, engineering, supply, construction, erection, testing and commissioning of the 25 MW (AC) solar PV power plant. The developers will also be responsible for providing comprehensive operation and maintenance of the plant for a period of 5 years, after successful commissioning and performance demonstration of the plant. Bharat Coking Coal Limited, Dhanbad (BCCL) envisages the execution of green energy by way of implementing a solar PV power plant at BCCL, West Bengal. This would not only be a leap towards the use of green energy for BCCL but also be means of self-reliant and economical energy which would capitalize on the abundance of solar energy. The last date for bid submission is still March 10, 2021.