39652-023: MFF-Gansu Heihe Rural Hydropower Development Investment Program [(previously known as "Gansu Heihe Hydropower Development Project") Project 1]

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Investment Program will finance the construction of 2 medium-sized hydropower plants (HPPs) in the Heihe river cascade hydropower development scheme. The Investmant Program's main impact will be to provide environmentally clean power supply in rural areas of the Gansu Province. Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 39652-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2296
Approval Date 18 Dec 2006
Closing Date 01 Apr 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 22,000
Geographical Location The Investment Program is located in remote rural areas of Zhangye City of Gansu Province, a poor western province.
Sector Energy
Subsector Large hydropower generation
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

Results Delivered

Installed energy generation capacity (megawatt equivalent) 51
Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 39
Greenhouse gas emission reduction (tons of carbon dioxide equivalent per year) 134,811

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Responsible ADB Officer
Ashok Bhargava
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
PRC Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Gansu Provincial Government
Zhu Xingjie

PDS Creation Date
01 Dec 2006

Last PDS Update
13 Aug 2012