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CONSULTANCY SERVICES TO DESIGN SELF FINANCING MECHANISM AND DEVELOP POWER PRICING STRATEGY FOR ECERA

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ORGANISATION OF EASTERN CARIBBEAN STATES

Of THE SECRETARIAT

 

Eastern Caribbean Energy Regulatory Authority Project

 

CONSULTANCY SERVICES TO DESIGN SELF FINANCING MECHANISM AND DEVELOP POWER

                   PRICING STRATEGY FOR ECERA

 

IDA Credit : 4935-GD;   4936-LC

 

Project  ID Number : P101414

 

REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

 

 

The Governments of Grenada and St. Lucia have received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Eastern Caribbean Energy Regulatory Authority Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services to Develop Power Pricing Strategy for ECERA.

 

The consultancy is estimated to require seven (7) calendar months divided into two phases comprising but not limited to the following services:

 

Phase I  –         Preliminary Analysis

(i)                 Examination of the current situation with respect to electricity tariff determination

(ii)               Identification of issues (social, economic, environmental) pertinent to current electricity tariffs

 

Phase II –        Develop Proposals for ECERA Self Financing and Draft a Power Pricing Strategy for ECERA

 

The full Terms of Reference is available on the following website www.oecs.org  or could be obtained by sending a request to ecera@oecs.org.

 

The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Secretariat, acting on behalf of the beneficiary countries, now invites eligible consulting firms to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services. The short-listing criteria are:

 

 

 

No.

Evaluation Criteria

Maximum Score

1. General Experience in institutional assessment and electricity regulatory matters:

–          level of responsibility, not just number of projects;

–          as a principal or an associate to a lead consulting firm?

–          experience of the firm or individuals before they joined the firm?

10

2. Experience working with project implementing agencies similar to the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States, which is a regional Organization.

10

3. Experience in climatic, geographical and cultural areas similar to those of the project (small island developing states).

10

4. Specific Work experience in the kind of service(s) under consideration  (  institutional assessment of a regulatory and power pricing and electricity tariff setting strategies)

30

5. Work volume in monetary value over the last 3 years (state projects and contract amounts in US$)

10

6. Number and qualification (brief background) of key expert staff attached to the firm or available for assignments

25

7. Presentation and language of profile (please note that the language of this consultancy is English)

5

 

TOTAL

100

 

The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers May 2004, revised October 2006 and May 2010 (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.  Consultants can also visit the website  http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTPROCUREMENT/Resources/ConGuid-10-06-RevMay10-ev2.pdf

 

 

Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications.

 

A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Quality and Cost Based Selection Method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.

 

Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (09:00 to 16:00 hours).

 

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below by 4:00 pm (16:00 hours) (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) by February 25, 2013.

 

The Project Manager

Eastern Caribbean Energy Regulatory Authority (ECERA) Project

OECS Secretariat

Morne Fortune, P.O.Box 179

Castries,Saint Lucia

Tel:  (758) 455 6327

Fax: (758) 453 1628
E-mail: ecera@oecs.org
Website: www.oecs.org

 

 

 

 



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