India’s SECI tenders 7.5GW of solar in Ladakh

India’s SECI tenders 7.5GW of solar in Ladakh

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a request for selection (RfS) for 7.5GW of grid-connected solar PV projects, including implementation of power transmission and evacuation infrastructure, in the Leh and Kargil districts of Jammu & Kashmir state.

In Pics: Ladakh Turns Solar Friendly

In Pics: Ladakh Turns Solar Friendly

The Ladakh region of India is known as the roof of the world. It has immense potential to generate solar power with its large patches of barren land surrounded by mountains.