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Home News Power Sector News CCEA approves NEEPCO’s 110 MW Pare hydro electric project

CCEA approves NEEPCO’s 110 MW Pare hydro electric project

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New 110MW Hydro Electric Power project will be constructed in Pare river of Arunachal PradeshA meeting of Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) held on 06-11-2008 at New Delhi approved  110 MW hydel power project of North Eastern Electric Power Corp Ltd (NEEPCO) at Pare in Arunachal Pradesh, entailing an investment of Rs574 crore. The meeting of Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, gave approval to NEEPCO for implementing the Pare Hydro Electric Project, Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office Prithviraj Chauhan said.

The project would be set up at a cost of Rs573.99 crore, which includes Interest During Construction (IDC) and Financing Charges of Rs68.06 crore. "It would be funded through Rs172.20 crore equity from the central government, while Rs401.79 crore would be borrowed for the project," he said.

The Pare Hydro Electric Project is scheduled for commissioning in 44 months or over three-and-half years. "The power generated would meet energy requirements of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and other North Eastern Region states," he said.

It would use the existing 132 KV transmission system of Ranganadi Hydro Electric Project to transmit the power.


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