The prime minister has recently dedicated to the nation the 110-MW Pare Hydroelectric Plant. The Pare H.E. Project is situated in the Papum Pare District of Arunachal Pradesh. NEEPCO has taken up this Project to harness the Hydropower potential of the river Dikrong which is a tributary of river Brahmaputra and also utilize the Tail race discharge of the 405 MW Ranganadi H.E. Project stage. The project is a run of the river scheme. The project will have a 63 m High Concrete Gravity Dam and 2.818 Km long Head Race Tunnel (HRT). The installed capacity of the Project is 110 MW and the catchment area of the Project is 824 Sq. Km with design head of about 67.36m.
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