One unit of Kameng Hydro-Electric Projects commissioned for commercial operation
The North Eastern Electric Power Corporation Limited has commissioned one unit of the 600 MW Kameng Hydro-Electric Projects (4X150 MW) for commercial operation. Arunachal Pradesh will receive 13.83% of power generated from this unit, translating into 20.75 MW out of the 150 MW unit commissioned of which 12% is the free power for the home state and the remaining 1.83% is the share allocation.
After all the units are commissioned, Arunachal Pradesh will receive its share of 83 MW power from the Kameng project. “Apart from revenue generation, this project will provide employment opportunities to the educated youth of the state and promote industrialisation in the region,” Mein said.