Tata Power Solar, Tata Power’s wholly-owned subsidiary, on Thursday said it has won the 50 megawatt (MW) solar plus 50-MW battery storage project at Phyang village in Leh, Ladakh at an order value of Rs 386 crore.
The commercial operation date for the project has been set for March 2023.
“This will be India’s first co-located large-scale battery storage system solution as well as first large-scale solar project in the Union Territory of Ladakh to be set up at a high altitude of 3,600 meters above sea level,” the firm said in a press release.
It added that with this project, the order pipeline of Tata Power Solar now stands at about 4 GW with an order value of Rs 12,414 crore. Under the award, it will design, engineer, and construct the project on a turnkey basis along with 10 years of operations and maintenance services.
The firm has previously also won an auction conducted by Gujarat for 400 MW of projects to be built at Dholera solar park.