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India to Build Massive Hydropower Plant Near Contested Border With China

The Indian government will build a $3.9 billion hydroelectric power plant in Arunachal Pradesh, very close to the country’s disputed border with China known as the Line of Actual Control.

Environmentalists are condemning the $3.9 billion project saying the new 2,880-megawatt plant will destroy thousands of hectares of vulnerable ecosystems.

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