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Consultancy services required for electricity distribution project in Benin

In West Africa, the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and the government of Benin have signed a Millennium Challenge Account Compact (Compact) to support the Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) funding agency of approximately $375 million. The MCA, referred to as the MCC Funding, will contribute to poverty reduction through economic growth in Benin.

The government, acting through the MCA-Benin II buyer, intends to apply a portion of the MCC Funding to eligible payments under the contract under this request for proposal.

Distribution project tender information

Under the electricity distribution development project, MCA-Benin II, and on behalf of the government,  invites qualified, experienced and eligible consulting firms to submit proposals to provide services to the building and the rehabilitation of the electricity distribution network in Cotonou and some cities in the region. The services will also include the design, supervision and monitoring of the project.

The project comprises of energy programmes that have been divided into four categories, namely:

  • Reforms Project Policy and Institutional Strengthening;
  • Electricity Production Project;
  • Electricity Distribution Project;
  • Project Access to Electricity Out Network

The programme’s goal is to increase productivity and production of the company, generate more economic opportunities for households and improve the ability to provide public and social services by improving the quantity and quality supply of electricity.

Clarification meeting

As the preparatory meeting for the submission of proposals was held on 14thJune 14 2016 in Cotonou in at the MCA-Benin II, interested bidders are advised to contact the office for further information.

The deadline for submission of proposals is the 19th July 2016 at 10:00am local time at the address below.

MCA-Benin II Address: Millennium Challenge Account Benin II (MCA-Benin II), Building Kougblénou, 3rd floor, OCBN the Field Behind the Territorial Company of Mounted Police Littoral 01 BP 101.

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Babalwa Bungane
Babalwa Bungane is the content producer for ESI Africa - Clarion Events Africa. Babalwa has been writing for the publication for over five years. She also contributes to sister publications; Smart Energy International and Power Engineering International. Babalwa is a social media enthusiast.