ZPC – Munyati Solar Power Plant 100 MW – Midlands - Project Profile
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Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC), a subsidiary of Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority, is planning to construct the solar power plant in Munyati, Midlands, Zimbabwe.
The project includes the construction of the 100MW solar power plant. It includes the construction of a substation and related infrastructure, the installation of solar panels, generators and transformers, and the laying of transmission lines.
Shanghai Electric Power Design Institute (SEPD) has been appointed as feasibility study consultant for the project.
Wapcos Ltd has been appointed as consultant for the project.
In October 2014, ZPC issued tenders for the project’s development, which were later canceled due to disagreements with the bidding contractors.
In April 2015, ZPC invited bids from companies to develop a combined 300MW solar power plant in Gwanda, Insukamini and Munyati.
ZPC shortlisted four companies to construct the project in July 2015.
On October 12, 2015, Number 17 Metallurgical China was appointed as contractor for the project. On December 9, 2015, supply contract was awarded to JA Solar Holdings Co.
On March 2, 2016, ZPC invited tenders for the provision of engineering consultant for the project, with the submission deadline on May 10, 2016.
As of August 2017, ZPC is in the process of appointing an engineering consultant and simultaneously conducting study activities on the project.
The project involves the construction of a 100MW solar power plant in Munyati, Midlands, Zimbabwe.
The US$180 million project includes the following:
1. Construction of a substation
2. Installation of solar panels
3. Installation of generators
4. Installation of transformers
5. Laying of transmission lines
6. Construction of related infrastructureReasons To Buy