Under the efforts of the government of Mozambique to increase access to electricity in rural areas, FUNAE – Fundo de Energia intends to electrify the villages of Matchedje, Ngapa and Calanga-Chécua through solar PV mini-grids, providing basic electricity services in order to improve the welfare in the communities.
The approach will be off-grid and will consist in PV generation, storage, medium and low voltage distribution lines, as well as street lights.
The sites for the construction of the mini-grids PV system are presented in the following table:
|Description||Province||District||Administrative post||Village capacity|
|Lot 1||Niassa Sanga||Madjedje||Matchedje||200kWp|
|Lot 2||Cabo Delgado||Mueda Ngapa||Ngapa||200kWp|
|Lot 3||Maputo||Manhiça||Calanga Chécua||60kWp|
FUNAE now invites qualified bidders to submit sealed bids. It is not mandatory to participate in all the lots.
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