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Mauritius gov seeks to develop offshore wind farms

In efforts to transitioning to into a low carbon economy, the government of Mauritius has established the Mauritius Renewable Energy Agency to promote renewable energy technologies and to facilitate the implementation of projects.

This move has been set up to meet a target for increasing electricity generation from renewable energy sources to 35% by 2025.

In view of the above and on behalf of the government of Mauritius, the Mauritius Research Council (MRC), an apex body to promote and co-ordinate national investment in research, invites Expressions of Interest  (EOI)for the development of offshore wind farms for the Republic of Mauritius.

Tender information: offshore wind farms

The MRC is looking for reputable consultancy firms with past experience in development of offshore wind farms.

The consultant(s) shall be assessed on the following criteria:

  • Past experience in conducting offshore wind resource assessment
  • Experience in development of offshore wind farms in cyclonic regions
  • Possession of professional tools for analysing the collected wind data
  • Expertise in tender preparation for offshore wind farms
  • Experience as Owner’s Engineer during implementation of Offshore wind farms/Negotiation skills for ESPA
  • Financial soundness of consultancy firms
  • CVs of Team Leader and Key staffs

For further information, the MRC shall respond to requests for clarification received 14 days before the deadline for submission of the EOI.


All queries should be addressed to the Executive Director, at the address given below.

Expressions of Interest (one original hard copy and a soft copy), in English language, together with all relevant information addressed to the Executive Director, in sealed envelope and clearly marked “EOI/OWF/16-17/01 Expressions of Interest for the Development of Offshore Wind Farms for the Republic of Mauritius” should be deposited in the Tender Box or submitted/sent by registered post /Courier Service on or before the Thursday, 4 May 2017 at 15.00 hours Mauritian time (UTC/GMT+4hr) at the address mentioned below:

Mauritius Research Council

Level 6, Ebène Heights,

34 Cybercity, Ebène 72201

Republic of Mauritius

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Babalwa Bungane
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