Next 19 renewables projects to close ‘in April’, as final touches are put to new tender
Engineering News Online
05 April 2013
South Africa’s Department of Energy (DoE) has confirmed that the financial-close deadline for the 19 second-bid-window projects identified under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme (REIPPPP) has been delayed to the fourth week of April, from the initial deadline of the end March, while the release date for the request for proposals (RFP) for the third bid window has been shifted to the end of this month.
The need to reschedule the financial-close deadline arose in order to accommodate the securing of government approvals that are required before the contracts could be signed. Read more