Leh Ultra Mega Solar PV Project is a 5,000MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Ladakh, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Solar Energy Corporation of India.

Leh Ultra Mega Solar PV Project is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 20,000 acres.

The electricitiy generated from the plant will offset 12,750t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $7,000m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

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About Solar Energy Corporation of India

Solar Energy Corporation of India Ltd (SECI) is a developer of large-scale solar installations, solar plants, and solar parks. The company carries out the generation, forecasting, purchasing, manufacturing, producing, importing, exporting, exchanging, selling and trading of power products and services. It owns, manages, develops and operates power projects in solar, tidal, bio-gas, geo-thermal, bio-mass, small hydro and other renewable energy sources. SECI also plans and executes integrated programmes on development and implementation, ancillary facilities and services, preliminary feasibility and detailed project reports, overseeing and coordinating programmes and projects. The company provides scientific and technical research, consultancy services, skill development, promotion and awareness campaigns, among others. It offers its services in Indian and across the world. SECI is headquartered in New Delhi, Delhi, India.


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