The Chhattisgarh State Renewable Energy Development Agency (CREDA) has invited bids to standardize the rates for the supply of solar modules of different capacities (75 W- 315 W) for solar applications in the state.
The supplier will also have to provide ten years of onsite warranty conforming to the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) standards. The last date to submit the bids is June 21, 2021, while the bids will be opened on June 22. The pre-bid meeting will take place on June 3.
The estimated value of the purchase is ₹10 million (~$136,911) and interested bidders will have to submit an amount of ₹75,000 (~$1,026) as the earnest money deposit.
The bidders from Chhattisgarh should have a minimum of two years of experience in the manufacturing or supply of solar modules. Bidders from other states should have a minimum of three years of experience in the manufacturing and supply of solar modules. The bidder should have valid test reports of solar modules for all categories in the name of the bidder or manufacturer for which the bidder has made the offer for supply.
The bidder will have to submit a self-declaration that the solar modules for which the bidder is quoting offers conform to the latest guidelines and specification of MNRE issued for testing and BIS compliance.