Côte d’Ivoire Launches Scaling Solar Tender

The Government of Côte d’Ivoire – through the Ministry of Mines, Oil and Energy (Ministère des Mines, du Pétrole et de L’Energie) and Côte d’Ivoire Energies (CI-ENERGIES)– has issued a Request for Pre-Qualification (RFQ) for the design, financing, construction and operation of two grid-connected solar PV plants on an IPP basis with a total installed capacity of at least 60 MWp, to be developed under the World Bank Group’s Scaling Solar program.

The two plants will be located in Laboa and Touba in the Bafing Region, in the western part of the country.

All interested parties should register with CI-ENERGIES. Pre-qualification applications must be submitted on or before 10:00 am GMT on September 6th, 2021. Only pre-qualified bidders will receive the Request for Proposals.

For complete details, including the application process and fees, please find the RFQ notice (in French) here.