41627-013: MFF - Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program (Facility Concept)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed Program combines physical investments in hydroelectric power generation in the state of Himachal Pradesh (HP) with nonphysical interventions in capacity development. The hydropower projects The main objective is to help fulfill local demand, as Himachal Pradesh experiences energy shortages, especially in the winter months of December to February when river flows are at their lowest, with some peak shortages experienced throughout the year. Surplus power, particularly due to ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 41627-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0023
Approval Date 23 Oct 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800,000
Geographical Location Himachal Pradesh. India
Sector Energy
Subsector Large hydropower generation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
K. Vallabha Rao
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Himachal Pradesh Power Corp. Ltd.
Mr. R. K. Gupta

PDS Creation Date
14 Jan 2008

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014

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