A buyer in Colombia is seeking architecturally integrated photovoltaic products (BIPV) as tiles, translucent photovoltaic panels, thin-film photovoltaic glass and inverters that convert DC to AC 11. Please contact Debra Rogers of the U.S. Export Assistance Center in Chicago (Debra.Rogers@trade.gov) for further information.
New Funding to Boost International Support for Geothermal Energy
The World Bank announced that a new Clean Technology Fund program will facilitate private sector investment in geothermal test drilling. The new program gives a major boost to the Global Geothermal Development Plan (GGDP), which brings together bilateral and multilateral donors around an international investment plan to scale up geothermal power in the developing world.
Africa: Small Hydro Turbines Needed
A developer of several small hydro projects is looking for suppliers of the turbines (1 MW to 10MW) for his project. These are projects under the Power Africa Initiative. For more information, please contact Mary Masyuko, Commercial Specialist at the US Embassy in Nairobi, Mary.Masyuko@trade.gov.
Philippines: Power Distribution Modernization
A U.S. Trade and Development Agency Grantee invites submission of qualifications and proposal data from interested U.S. firms that are qualified on the basis of experience and capability to develop a feasibility study for a power distribution modernization pilot project and associated implementation plan in Manila, Philippines. The deadline is March 25.
Macedonia Hydro Project
AD Elektrani na Makedonija – Skopje intends using part of the proceeds of a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the Bank) towards the cost of the Boskov Most Hydro Power Project. The deadline for sealed tenders is March 31, 2014.
Lesotho: Consultant Needed
The Government of Lesotho has received a grant from the African Development Fund to finance the consultancy service for the Design of Regulatory Framework for the Development of Renewable Energy Resources. Bidding documents are expected to be available in March 2014.