NTPC Vidyut wins international bid for supply of 300 MW power to Bangladesh
Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) invited tender for supply of 500MW power from India under short term (1st June 2018 to 31st December 2019) and long term (1st January 2020 to 31st May 2033). The bid for this tender was submitted on 11th January 2018 and four bidders namely NVVN, Adani, PTC and Sembcorp submitted their bid. Financial bid was opened on 11th February 2018.
NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited (NVVN), wholly owned subsidiary of NTPC Limited emerged as successful bidder (L1) both in short term and long term for 300MW power.
The supply of power is likely to be commenced from June 2018 after commissioning of 500 MW HVDC inter connection between India and Bangladesh.