State-run power giant NTPC has invited expression of interest (EoI) from domestic as well as global firms for setting up methanol production units at its power plants.
According to the tender document, these facilities would be set up after necessary approvals of the respective states and central governments. The facilities shall be developed in an aggregator mode on a build, own, and operate (BOO) basis.
The last date to submit the EoI is March 30, 2021. The bids would be opened on March 31, 2021. The tender was issued on January 28, 2021. The last date for seeking clarification is March 20, 2021.
“NTPC Ltd intends to set up CO2 Capture, H2 Generation & Conversion to Methanol (composite facility) in aggregator mode at various NTPC power plants in India. In this regard, NTPC Limited invites Expression of Interest (EoI) from any Indian/global company/their consortium/affiliates/representatives,” the bid document said.
The participation in EoI may also be done through consortium; however, the consortium shall have a lead partner.