Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency(TEDA) has invited EOI for setting up a 500 MW Solar Park in Tamil Nadu. It may be recalled that Solar Parks are going to play a very crucial role in India achieving its target of 100 GW of Solar Installed capacity by 2022. Following the successful auction(successful from Government perspective) of 750 MW in Rewa Solar Park in Madhya Pradesh(first year tariff of Rs. 2.97/kWh), the MNRE increased the capacity target in Solar Parks from 20 GW to 40 GW by 2022. Of the initial target of 20 GW, Tamil Nadu’s share is 500 MW(The list of the 34 Solar Parks approved so far is available here).
The deadline for submission of application is 5th May 2017.
Some of the evaluation criteria are as follows.
The Tender can be downloaded here.