Prime Minister Narendra Modi has dedicated the 600 MW Kameng Hydro Power Station in Arunachal Pradesh.

 

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  • It is the biggest Hydro Power Project implemented by NEEPCO Ltd., a Mini Ratna Power PSU under Ministry of Power.
  • 600 MW Kameng Hydro Power Station in Arunachal Pradesh will be a major step towards fulfilling Nationally Determined Contribution (NDC) of the Govt. of India.
  • The project will form part of projected hydro capacity addition of 30000 MW by 2030.
  • This will make Arunachal Pradesh a power surplus state with huge benefits to the National Grid in terms of grid stability and integration and balancing of solar and wind energy sources in the grid.