Solar tender

The Military Engineering Services (MES) tendered a 2 MW solar project to be developed at Chandimandir in Haryana. The bid-submission deadline is June 28, 2017. The estimated project cost is Rs.136.5 million (~$2.11 million).

According to Mercom’s India Solar Project Tracker, the MNRE has allocated 356 MW of solar to be developed by defense sector in India at premises of defense establishments or on land occupied by cantonments and other military establishments inside the country.

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Saumy Prateek Saumy has been with as a staff reporter covering business and energy news since 2016. Prior to Mercom, Saumy was a copy editor at Thomson Reuters. Saumy earned his Bachelors Degree in Journalism & Mass Communication from the Manipal Institute of Communication at Manipal University. More articles from Saumy Prateek.