Jammu Kashmir

TATA Motors Launches 100 Electric Buses In Jammu For 12-Years Period

Tata Motors recently announced delivery of Electric Vehicle (EV) air-conditioned buses to Jammu Smart City Limited through TML Smart City Mobility Solutions (J&K) Pvt Ltd, a Tata Motors Group company. It stated, “The initiative was led by the Housing and Urban Development Department of the Government of Jammu & Kashmir and is aimed at establishing […]

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J&K Offers Mega Subsidies On Solar Panels, Solar Pumps

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Mehta, in his latest announcement, said that the power consumers wishing to install rooftop solar in the state would get a 65 percent subsidy from the government. In comparison, those opting for solar-powered pumps would get up to 80 percent subsidy. With the latest move, the deployment of […]

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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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