Demwe Upper is a 1,080MW hydro power project. It is planned on Lohit river/basin in Arunachal Pradesh, India. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2027 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2031. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by Athena Demwe Power and Lohit Urja. The project is currently owned by Athena Demwe Power.

Demwe Upper is a run-of-river project. The net head of the project will be 73.61m. The project is expected to generate 4,013.76 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 1 turbine with 80MW nameplate capacity.

The hydro power project consists of 5 turbines, each with 200MW nameplate capacity.

The project will have 1 electric generator installed at the project site. The generator capacity is likely to be 55.6 MVA.

The project will have 5 electric generators installed at the project site. The generator capacity is likely to be 333.33 MVA.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2027. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2031.

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This content was updated on 4 January 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.