REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST (REOI)

(CONSULTING SERVICES – FIRMS SELECTION)

ADDIS-ABABA, ETHIOPIA

NAME OF PROJECT: CAPACITY BUILDING FOR THE OPERATIONALIZATION OF THE EAPP REGIONAL POWER MARKET TRADE

FINANCING AGREEMENT REFERENCE: No. 2100155040533

PROJECT ID NO.: P-Z1-F00-107

The Eastern Africa Power Pool (EAPP) has received financing from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to implement the Capacity Building for the Operationalization of the EAPP Regional Power Market Trade Projectand intends to apply part of this grant to payments under the contract for “Consultancy services for operationalizing Shadow Market Operations”

The consulting services (“the Services”) under this project include provision of the necessary Capacity Building to EAPP for Power Market modeling and simulation on EAPP Interconnectors- also referred to as the shadow market operations and organization of study tours to selected mature power markets for learning and benchmarking on how similar markets evolved. The will be expected to assist the EAPP with making critical decisions, phased implementation of the requirements as well as setting up systems, rules and procedures to enable the operationalization of the shadow market. The expected duration of the assignment shall be six (6) man-months spread over 19 months.

The EAPP now invites eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing these services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff, Technical Managerial Capability etc.). Consultants may constitute joint-ventures to enhance their chances of qualification Key Experts will not be evaluated at the short-listing stage.

Eligibility criteria, establishment of the short-list and the selection procedure shall be in accordance with the African Development Bank’s “Rules and Procedures for the use of Consultants (2008, revised July 2012” which is available on the Bank’s website athttp://www.afdb.org.

Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address below during office hours, 0900 to 1700 hours -East Africa Time during working days (Monday to Friday)

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, by mail, or by e-mail by May 06, 2020 before or at 11:00 hours – East Africa Time Zone (GMT+3) and mention Consultancy services for operationalizing Shadow Market Operations”.

Attn: Eastern Africa Power Pool (EAPP)

Eng. Lebbi Changullah

Secretary General

House 059, Wereda 02, Bole Sub City,

P.O Box 100644, Addis-Ababa (Ethiopia)

Tel: (251) 11 667 1669 | (251)11 667 1670

E-mail: consultancy@eappool.org