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Daily Nation : February 5th 2014
DAILY NATION Wednesday February 5, 2014 17 EXPRESSION OF INTEREST TENDER NO: REA/2013-2014/EOI/047 CONSULTING SERVICES FOR ENVIROMENTAL SOCIAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT FULL STUDIES ON PROPOSED 100MW HYBRID SOLAR/WIND PLANT AT MUHORONI. BACKGROUND The Rural Electrification Authority (REA) seeks consultancy services to carry out Environmental Social Impact Assessment full studies for site proposed for installation of 100MW hybrid solar/wind plant at Muhoroni. SCOPE OF THE ASSIGNMENT The scope of work will involve but not be limited to the following: • Environment baseline survey • • • • Assessment of legislative and regulatory framework Determination of environmental impacts Determination of the social impacts Assessment of occupational health and safety concerns • Development of management plan to mitigate negative impacts • Development of re-settlement action plan • Development of monitoring plan The main output will be an Environmental Social Impact Assessment Report which shall be in a format acceptable to NEMA. The Consultant shall present the report to NEMA for approval in the required number of copies. The Consultant will be responsible for making any modifications that NEMA may demand before issuance of the licence. It is expected that the assignment will be completed within a period of two months. The Rural Electrification Authority now invites eligible firms for expression of interest in providing the services. Interested firms must provide information to demonstrate that they are qualified to perform the services through description of similar assignments undertaken in the last five years, experience of proposed staff and a brief description of carrying out the assignments, etc. Further, the Consultant should submit the following documents together with their bid: i. Registration Certificate ii. Pin Certificate iii. Tax Compliance Certificate iv. Audited Accounts for the last 12 Months or bank Statements for the last Six Months. v. NEMA registration vi. Curriculum Vitae for the Proposed Technical Staff. Expressions of interest clearly marked with the Tender Number and Description on the outer envelope must be delivered to the address below by 19th February, 2014 before 10:00 a.m. The Chief Executive Officer, Rural Electrification Authority The Chancery, Valley Road, 6th Floor P.O. 34585-00100 NAIROBI, KENYA Tel: +254 20 4953000/4953600 Fax: +254 20 2710944 Ag. Chief Executive Officer RURAL ELECTRIFICATION AUTHORITY This direction is issued pursuant to Section 11(3)(w) of Capital Markets Act to ensure that the timetable for all offers may be harmonized to allow the shareholders of the company to be provided with comprehensive information regarding the offers, in a manner that will enable them make an informed decision. Paul M. Muthaura Ag. CHIEF EXECUTIVE Capital Markets Authority DEADLINE FOR NEW OFFERS ON THE TAKEOVER OF REA VIPINGO PLANTATIONS LIMITED The Capital Markets Authority has been receiving inquiries on the deadline for new offers for the take-over of REA Vipingo Plantations Limited. It is notified for general information that any person intending to make a new offer should issue the necessary Notice of Intention to the target company not later than February 28, 2014. In the case of the variation of any existing offer, the offerors shall be required to serve notice of any such variation by February 28, 2014.
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