Bids invited for

solar units

AP Transco and the four Discoms issued a notification on Wednesday, inviting bids from private parties to set up solar units in different districts of the State for a total capacity of 1,000 MW. February 7, has been specified as the last date for submission of the bids. The lowest price bidder will be identified through the set process and MoUs signed after this, providing for establishment of plants within one year thereafter. Arrangements would be made to buy back their power at the stipulated price as approved by AP Electricity Regulatory Commission.

- Special Correspondent