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Tender news: Egypt’s NREA seeks developers for 250MW wind farm

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The tender application closes on 05 October 2015. Pic credit: abcnewsradioonline

Tender deadline: 05 October 2015-Closed

In North Africa, the New & Renewable Energy Development Agency (NREA), the Purchases Dept, has issued a request for prequalification applications from both domestic and international stakeholders for the development, construction and operation, under the private sector, of a 250MW wind power project in the west of the Nile Area.

The tender notice states that the project will fall under the BOO formula, under usufruct agreement with NREA, that project land ownership will be transferred to NREA without any constraints at the end of the project time.

Selected developers will design, finance, construct, own and operate the wind power farm. The generated power will be bought by the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company according to the conditions stipulated in the Power Purchase Agreement.

The tender notice emphasises that interested bidders should have previous experience in implementing three wind power plants with a minimum capacity of 50MW each.

Submitting tender

Serious bidders are required to pay a fee of €2,000 ($2,225) when submitting their prequalification documents.

The fee is to be paid at the National Bank of Kuwait – Egypt from the 23 August 2015. The account details are as follows:

Account name: NREA

Account No. 060219061061011,


Ref. 13/ 2015/ 2016

Obtaining further information

For additional information contact the New & Renewable Energy Development Agency.

Address: extension of Abbas El Aqqad St., El Zohour District, Behind Enppi Co., Nasr City, Cairo

Tel: 02 – 22725894/ 3/ 2/ 1

Email: nre@idsc.net.eg

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Ashley Theron
Ashley Theron-Ord is based in Cape Town, South Africa at Clarion Events-Africa. She is the Senior Content Producer across media brands including ESI Africa, Smart Energy International, Power Engineering International and Mining Review Africa.