The Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) recently informed that it will be organising a pre-bid meeting for the 4-megawatt (MW) floating solar power plant in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
It would be for the selection of solar power developer for the floating power plant with 2 MW/1 MWh battery energy storage system at Kalpong Dam in Diglipur, North Andaman.
“A pre-bid/clarification meeting shall be organised at project site Union Territory, Kalpong Dam in Diglipur, Andaman and Nicobar, India on 30-01-2020 (Thursday) at 1100 hrs onwards,” SECI said in a recently issued notification.
It added that a maximum of two persons from the respective bidder company are allowed to attend the meeting. Earlier this month, SECI had invited bids for setting up the 4 MW grid-connected floating solar power plant.
According to the tender, the Electricity Department of Andaman & Nicobar administration would enter into a power purchase agreement with the successful bidder for a period of 25 years, with the tariff ceiling fixed at Rs 8/Kwh for the entire term.