SJVN tenders green hydrogen plant project

The establishment of a pilot project for a green hydrogen production plant with a 20NM3/HR capacity combined with a 25KW fuel cell power generation plant at 1500 MW NJHPS, Himachal Pradesh, has been put out to tender by Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) Green Energy.

The deadline to submit a bid for this green hydrogen production facility tender is November 7, 2022, at 2:00 pm. At 2:30 pm the same day, bids will be opened.

Design, engineering, site development, manufacture, inspection at the supplier’s facility, supply, insurance, transport, storage, erection, testing, and commissioning are all included in the project scope for this SJVNGreen Energy green hydrogen production plant tender. The full green hydrogen generating plant’s operation and maintenance (O&M) are also included in the scope of work.

Additionally, an earnest money deposit of Rs. 13,56,003/- will be required from each prospective bidder (EMD). Additionally, bidders may submit the EMD with a pledged or made-out Fixed Deposit Receipt in the name of the AC (Name of the Buyer). The bank needs to certify that the deposit can only be removed on the pledgee’s demand or with their permission. A Fixed Deposit Receipt may also be used to submit the Performance Security by the successful bidder (besides PBG which is allowed as per GeM GTC).

The bidders must have five years’ worth of experience working on similar projects including green hydrogen power. Construction of transmission lines, switchyard/substation bays, design, supply, installation, testing & commissioning, operation, and maintenance of the power plant are all required components of the projects.

The requirement for prospective bidders to at least participate in the bidding process, as well as the minimum annual turnover for the previous three financial years, shall be computed as follows:

4.0 Cr. X Capacity in MW bidder is bidding X 0.7 = X Cr. 

The net worth of the bidder during the last Financial Year shall be positive, wherein the net worth shall be calculated as follows:

Net Worth = (Equity + Reserves) – (Revaluation reserves+ intangible assets + miscellaneous expenses to the extent not written off + carried forward losses)

Bidders can view/download this SJVN green hydrogen power pilot project tender documents and technical specifications here.