SHANGHAI, Aug 11 (Reuters) - About 50 companies have submitted 135 bids in an open tender for utility-scale solar power projects in China, the state-run China Securities reported on Tuesday.
The tender results will be announced by Aug 20, the newspaper said, citing a source from Yingli Energy (Beijing) Co Ltd, which planned to bid for four of the projects.
The open tender, launched in June this year, was for 13 photovoltaic power projects with a combined capacity of 280-megawatts (MW).[ID:nTOE65N03E]
The projects include 60 MW each in Xinjiang, Gansu and Inner Mongolia, 50 MW in Qinghai, 30 MW in Ningxia and 20 MW in Shaanxi province.
Reporting by Soo Ai Peng; Editing by Ken Wills