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Subject: Dissemination of an International Competitive Bidding (ICB) Tender Information among Prospective Bidders (Trade Associations, Chambers of Commerce and Industries, etc.) for the following referred Tender from Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) (A Joint Venture company of Public Sector Undertakings under the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India).

Reference: NIT/Bid Document No.: EESL/06/ICB-Pre-Paid Meters (Single Phase)-ESCO-UP/171812061 dated 13-Dec-2017 for “Procurement of Pre-Paid Meters for Uttar Pradesh {Design, Manufacture, on-site Supply and Maintenance Support for 10 Million Magnetic / Smart Card based Pre Paid Electricity Meters in India}”.

The Embassy of India in Norway would like to inform that the Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), one of the first and largest Energy Service Company of South Asia, has published a Tender under International Competitive Bidding (ICB) bearing reference as above.

EESL was set up as a Public Sector Undertaking under the administrative control of Ministry of Power, Govt. of India through equity participation of four Central Public Sector Undertakings (CPSUs) of Ministry of Power (viz., NTPC, Power Grid, Power Finance Corp. and Rural Electrification Corp.).Among the other, the main objective of EESL is to implement the Energy Efficiency projects for demand side measures including Street lighting, Domestic Efficient Lighting Programme (UJALA – LED Bulbs Distribution Programme), Power distribution sector, Agriculture/Municipal pumps, Public Buildings and Smart Metering.

The relevant Tender documents and information are also attached herewith. It may be noted that the Online Bid Submission Period is from 13th December 2017 to 5th January 2018. The notice is widely published on the following platforms:

(a) In leading newspapers in India.
(b) EESL’s Procurement Portal (
(c) UN DB website ( as Notice ref. no. GN209-12/17.
(d) website bearing notice no. 18533159.
(e) CPP Portal ( with Tender ID 2017_EESL_273570_1.

Interested companies and individuals are requested to visit EESL’s and submit their bids or contact the following persons for further information and clarification:

i) Mr. Ajay Kumar Sharma, Dy. General Manager (Technical),

ii) Mr. Birendra Kumar Singh, Dy. Manager (Contracts),



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