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India considering 25 GW solar project in Ladakh

New Delhi has proposed building a 25 GW solar power project in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir
By Staff reporter 24 August 2018 0 32300

New Delhi has proposed building a 25 GW solar power project in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, according to CleanTechnica.

The project would be the largest in India – the second-biggest would be a 5 GW power park planned in Gujarat. The Ladakh project is expected to have associated battery storage to help stabilise the grid.

However, the project would face major difficulties as Ladakh is relatively underdeveloped, with only two roads connecting the region with the...