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India revises solar manufacturing tender specs to attract investors

Wafers, cells, modules manufacturing & imported panels for power plant allowed

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Shreya Jai New Delhi
More than a year and 10 extensions later, the Union government has revised the tender specifications for the first solar manufacturing-linked power plant project in the country. 

Hoping to attract more investor interest, the tariff cap has been set at Rs 2.75/unit.

Solar Energy Corporation India (SECI) on Tuesday issued a request for a selection (RfS) notice for selecting solar power developers. 

This will be for setting up 6 GW (per annum) of solar power plants linked to 2 GW of solar manufacturing plant.

A bidder can quote any capacity up to 1.5 GW of solar power projects linked to 0.5 GW of solar

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First Published: Jun 26 2019 | 5:39 PM IST

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