The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) seeks bids for consulting services for small hydropower development in Georgia. Bids are due March 17, 2010.
The UNDP-Global Environment Facility is supporting a project in Georgia to promote the use of renewable energy resources, including hydropower, for local energy supply.
The request for proposals includes a technical proposal involving construction of the 5.4-MW Khadori 2 hydro project on the Alazani River downstream from the 24-MW Khadori project, and reconstruction of the 6.5-MW Ritseula project on the Ritseula River; the 450-kW Pshavela project, increasing it to 2 MW; and the 1-MW Achi project. Work also includes a renewable energy finance checklist for small hydropower project feasibility.
The request for proposals may be obtained from the UNDP Georgia Internet site at www.undp.org.ge/new/index.php?lang_id=ENG&sec_id=28&info_id=819.
Bids are due by 6 p.m. March 17 to the address below. For information, contact United Nations Development Program, UNDP/GEF Project: Georgia – Promoting the Use of Renewable Energy Resources for Local Energy Supply, Attn.: Mariam Shotadze, Energy and Environment Team Leader, and Paata Janelidze, Project Manager, UN House, 9, Eristavi Str., 0179, Tbilisi, Georgia; (995) 32-251126, extension 118; Fax: (995) 32-250071; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com; Internet: www.undp.org.ge/new/index.php?.
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