Jammu Kashmir

Jammu & Kashmir to be Power Surplus by 2024: L-G Manoj Sinha

Jammu and Kashmir will be power surplus over the next four years, Lieutenant Governor (L-G) Manoj Sinha has said. The presently power-starved union territory of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) will be power surplus over the next four years, Lieutenant Governor (L-G) Manoj Sinha has said. Speaking to the media at the Raj Bhawan, Sinha said, […]

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Which States Have the Highest Solar Energy Potential in India?

The solar energy generation potential in a specific area can be assessed based on factors like availability of land, solar radiation etc. The National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE), an apex institute of Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE), has estimated the potential of solar power in the country to be around 750 GWp. […]

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This has reference to the RfS issued for 7500 MW Grid connected Ultra Mega Solar PV Projects in Leh and Kargil Districts, Jammu & Kashmir, vide RfS No. SECI/C&P/SPD/RFS/Leh-Kargil/7500MW/122018 dated 31.12.2018. The pre-bid meeting for the same has been hereby rescheduled as per the following details: Date: 18.02.2019 Timings: 11 AM-1 PM, followed by lunch […]

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SECI Invites Bids for 7.5GW Solar Projects in Leh, Kargil

Moreover, SECI will enter into the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the successful bidders for purchase of solar power for a period of 35 years. The government-backed Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has issued a Request for Selection (RfS) document for selection of solar power developers for setting up of 7500 MW grid-connected solar […]

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MNRE to Add Massive 23 GW Of Solar Project in Jammu And Kashmir

Solar Energy Corporation of India which is implementing the project, will tender 5000 MW in Leh district and 2500 MW in Kargil district in the Phase-1 of the project. In a massive solar push, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has announced its plans for 23 GW of solar projects in Leh and Ladakh […]

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LPG Bottling Plant in Leh to Run on Solar Power

The company said it has commissioned a 100 Kilowatt solar power plant at the location to run the plant’s operations. India’s largest fuel retailer, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) will install solar power plant in Leh to run its Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) bottling plant. The LPG plant in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir is […]

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Every Single Village of India Now Has Access to Electricity: PM

PM Modi tweeted that, “28th April 2018 will be remembered as a historic day in the development journey of India.” In a big move, the government has achieved its target to electrify all villages in the country well before the timeframe of May 2018 that set out by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. PM Modi […]

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Amplus Energy Solutions Inks with Indian Army to Boost Solar Power in J&K

Solar power can play a key role in providing power to isolated regions which get limited electricity from the government. Solar power producer Amplus Energy has inked a deal with Indian Army to provide solar lamps to the people of Gurez valley in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir. Gurez is a valley […]

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