Decision on hydropower project in Arunachal Pradesh deferred

News: The Forest Advisory Committee, the apex body of the Environment Ministry has deferred its decision on the Dibang Valley project in Arunachal Pradesh. Facts: Dibang Valley Project is a storage-based hydro-electric project located on river Dibang in Arunachal Pradesh. Once built,it will be the largest ever Hydro Electric Dam Project to be constructed in… Continue reading Decision on hydropower project in Arunachal Pradesh deferred

Cabinet nod to 2,880MW hydel project in Dibang

Union Cabinet has approved the Dibang Multipurpose Project (MPP) in Arunachal Pradesh. Dibang Multipurpose Project is envisaged as a storage-based hydro-electric project with flood moderation as the key objective. The construction of project shall prevent the sizeable downstream area from floods. This is the largest ever hydro-electric projects to be constructed in India. The dam… Continue reading Cabinet nod to 2,880MW hydel project in Dibang