PDD signs PPA with SECI for solar project in Leh

The Power Development Department (PDD) of Ladakh has signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) with Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) for solar power in Leh.

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 PDD at Rs 2.22 per unit.