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SECI tenders another 750MW at record-luring Bhadla Solar Park

 Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has launched another 750MW of solar tenders for the Bhadla Solar Park in the state of Rajasthan.

This includes 500MW at Bhadla Phase-III solar park and 250MW at Bhadla Phase-IV solar park. The issuance comes under the National Solar Mission Phase-II, Batch-IV (Tranche XI and XII respectively).

A pre-bid meeting will be held on 7 July and the deadline for submissions is 4 August.

The most recent auction for capacity at Bhadla saw Indian solar records smashed twice in a week. At first Phelan, Avaada and SBG Cleantech sweeped 250MW with bids ranging from INR 2.62-2.63/kWh (~US$0.041). This was followed by Acme and SBG Cleantech bagging 500MWwith bids ranging from INR 2.44-2.45/kWh (~US$0.038).