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SECI and Ladakh Power Development Dept Ink PPA for Solar Project

The Power Development Department (PDD) of Ladakh has singed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for buying 50 MW solar power.

The PPA is for buying power from the 50 MW solar project at Taru area in Leh with battery storage being developed under Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP)-2015. The power from this project will be bought by Power Development Department of Ladakh at ₹ 2.22 per unit.

Earlier in April 2021, the MoU for this project was signed between the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC), Leh Administration and SECI.