The New and Renewable Energy Development Corporation of
Andhra Pradesh (NREDCAP) has tendered 2.4 MW of grid connected rooftop solar to
be developed under RESCO mode. The rooftop solar projects will be constructed
on government hospitals and buildings owned by municipalities in Vizianagaram,
Andhra Pradesh under net metering basis for captive utilization of power. The
project completion timeframe is 120 days from the date of receiving letter of
The scope of work includes, supply, installation,
commissioning, maintenance, and operation of the rooftop solar project for 25
years. This is an empanelment tender and the contract will be awarded based on
lowest levelized tariff for 25 years.
The NREDCAP has fixed the minimum project capacity at 300 kW
and has stipulated that the levelized tariff over 25 years shouldn’t cross Rs.6.50 (~$0.099)/kWh. The
NREDCAP will provide the successful bidder with a subsidy of Rs.12 (~$0.18)/W.
The NREDCAP has also instructed the successful bidder to pay Rs.0.20 (~$0.003)/kW
to NREDCAP throughout 25 years out of the tariff quoted, towards project monitoring
and coordination charges.
can bid for the entire 2.4 MW.