NTPC Renewable Energy (NTPC REL) has invited bids to select electrolyser technology providers for participation in its upcoming green hydrogen tenders.
The tender intends to select electrolyser technology providerfor a period of two years for 600 MW polymer electrolyte membrane (PEM)-based projects or 600 MWnon-PEM-basedprojects. The scope of work includes design, engineering, manufacturing, supply, packing and forwarding, trial operation, and performance testof electrolysers-based hydrogen generation plant. As per the tender guidelines, bidder must be a manufacturer of bipolar type water electrolyser plant having a manufacturing capacity (owned or leased) in any part of the world for producing PEM technology/other bipolar type water electrolyser plant and having at least a total annual production capacity of 50 MW electrolyser plants at the time of techno-commercial bid submission date. Alternatively, channel partners of the qualified bipolar type of water electrolyzer manufacturer for hydrogen generation systems are also eligible for participation under the tender.