Goa to set up floating solar plants on four dams

The Goa government has decided to set up a floating solar power plant on four dams in the state.

The state government has invited expression of interest (EoI) for selection of solar power developers for setting up of a grid connected floating solar power plant at Selaulim, Amthanem, Anjunem and Chapoli dams on a design, built, finance and operate model for a period of 25 years. The last day to submit the EoI is October 25, 2021. The scope of the work also includes design, engineering, manufacture, supply, erection, testing and commissioning of the plants with operation and maintenance and the evacuation of the power and its transmission up to the nearest substation.