India: MFF - Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3

Sovereign Project | 41627-043 Status: Active

Summary

ADB is helping India construct several run-of-river hydropower plants in Himachal Pradesh. Tranche 3 will finance the construction of the 100-megawatt Sainj Hydroelectric Project  and  continue work on the Kashang Hydroelectric Project in Kinnaur district.

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Project Name MFF - Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3
Project Number 41627-043
Country India
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2687-IND: MFF - Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program (Tranche 3)
Ordinary capital resources US$ 208.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Large hydropower generation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome --
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) About 80% progress have been achieved under Tranche 3.
Geographical Location Himachal Pradesh, India

Safeguard Categories

Environment A
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects HPPCL as implementing agency is responsible for undertaking subprojects in accordance with the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) covering the projects, and for implementing the Environmental Management Plans (EMPs) in accordance with the ADB Environment Policy (2002) and reports on the environmental compliance to ADB. A Social and Environmental Management Unit has been set up within the PMU.
Involuntary Resettlement HPPCL is responsible for implementing of the resettlement plans and for adherence to ADB's Policy on Involuntary Resettlement (1995) and reports to ADB on compliance. A Grievances Redress Committee addresses all complains raised by affected persons. The resettlement plans for these projects are being updated to reflect the final assessment of involuntary resettlement impacts.
Indigenous Peoples ADB's Policy on Indigenous Peoples (1998) applies, if impacts on IPs should arise. The Indigenous Peoples category for all tranches is C.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design HPPCL has been consulting with stakeholders, including affected communities and various government officials, during the design stage. Local communities were consulted as part of the social and resettlement impact assessment to gather their views on the proposed program. All the affected persons were also consulted on a one-to-one basis through questionnaire surveys and focus group discussions.
During Project Implementation Consultations will continue during the entire project cycle according to the stakeholder participation plan.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Consulting services are required to provide support to HPPCL for project implementation work, including design, supervision of construction, management for the subprojects under the tranche 1 loan, and for feasibility studies of future loans. Consulting services will be provided for evaluation, monitoring, and reporting purposes. In addition, consultants will support the capacity building component under the tranche 1 loan. Consultants will be selected and engaged in accordance with ADBs Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007, as amended from time to time). Consulting firms will be selected using the quality- and cost-based selection method and simplified technical proposal. Individual experts may also be recruited based on biodata submitted in response to specific terms of reference for assignments.
Procurement Equipment, materials, and civil works to be financed under each loan of the MFF will be procured in accordance with ADBs Procurement Guidelines (2007, as amended from time to time), mainly through international and/or national competitive bidding.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Vallabha Karbar
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division India Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Himachal Pradesh Power Corp. Ltd.
TARUNKA5@YAHOO.COM
Himfed Bhawan, Tuti Kadni, Bye-Pass
Shimla-1710004
India

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM 06 Mar 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 31 Aug 2010
Last PDS Update 23 Feb 2016

Loan 2687-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
22 Oct 2010 17 Jan 2011 17 Mar 2011 30 Jun 2016 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 208.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 208.00 22 Oct 2010 196.76 0.00 95%
Counterpart 0.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 22 Oct 2010 161.12 0.00 77%

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

Title Document Type Document Date
HPCEDIP Tranches 1 and 3 - Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project: Environmental Monitoring Report (October-December 2015) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jun 2016
HPCEDIP Tranche 3: Sainj Hydroelectric Project Resettlement Plan Resettlement Plans Jun 2016
HPCEDIP Tranches 1 and 3 - Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (195 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (July-September 2015) Environmental Monitoring Reports Dec 2015
HPCEDIP Tranches 1 and 3 - Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (April-June 2015) Environmental Monitoring Reports Oct 2015
HPCEDIP Tranche 3 - Sainj Hydroelectric Project (100 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (April-June 2015) Environmental Monitoring Reports Sep 2015
HPCEDIP Tranche 3 - Sainj Hydroelectric Project (100 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (July-September 2014) Environmental Monitoring Reports Aug 2015
HPCEDIP Tranche 3 - Sainj Hydroelectric Project (100 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (October-December 2014) Environmental Monitoring Reports Aug 2015
HPCEDIP Tranche 3 - Sainj Hydroelectric Project (100 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (July-September 2013) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jul 2015
HPCEDIP Tranche 3 - Sainj Hydroelectric Project (100 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (October-December 2013) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jul 2015
HPCEDIP Tranches 1 and 3 - Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (July-December 2014) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jul 2015
HPCEDIP Tranches 1 and 3 - Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (January-March 2015) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jul 2015
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 1 and Tranche 3: Environmental Monitoring Report (July-September 2014) Environmental Monitoring Reports Dec 2014
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 1 and Tranche 3: Environmental Monitoring Report (January-March 2014) Environmental Monitoring Reports Nov 2014
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Environmental Monitoring Report (April-June 2014) Environmental Monitoring Reports Nov 2014
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 1 and Tranche 3: Environmental Monitoring Report (July-December 2013) Environmental Monitoring Reports Nov 2014
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Environmental Monitoring Report (January-March 2014) Environmental Monitoring Reports Sep 2014
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (July-September 2013) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jun 2014
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (January-March 2013) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jun 2013
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Sainj Hydro Electric Project (100 MW): Environmental Monitoring Report (January - March 2013) Environmental Monitoring Reports Jun 2013
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW): Social and Environmental Monitoring Report (July - December 2012) Environmental and Social Monitoring Reports Apr 2013
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Sainj Hydro Electric Project (100 MW): Social and Environmental Monitoring Report (July - December 2012) Environmental and Social Monitoring Reports Apr 2013
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Sainj Hydro Electric Project (100 MW) (Report No. S-2012/1) Environmental and Social Monitoring Reports Nov 2012
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Integrated-Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW) (January to July 2012) Environmental and Social Monitoring Reports Nov 2012
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Integrated-Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW) Environmental and Social Monitoring Reports Oct 2012
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Sainj Hydroelectric Project (100 MW) Environmental and Social Monitoring Reports Jan 2012
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Sainj (100 MW) Hydro-Electric Project Social Monitoring Reports Dec 2011
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Kashang-Stage II & III Subproject Resettlement Plans Jun 2010
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Sainj Sub Project Resettlement Plans Jun 2010
MFF - Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Environmental Management Plan Environmental Assessment and Review Framework Feb 2010
Environmental Management Plan: Sainj Subproject (Tranche 3) (December 2009) Environmental Management Plans Dec 2009
Environmental Management Plan: Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 Mw) (Tranche 3) (December 2009) Environmental Management Plans Dec 2009
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW) - Executive Summary Environmental Impact Assessments Dec 2009
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Integrated Kashang Hydroelectric Project (243 MW) - Full Report Environmental Impact Assessments Dec 2009
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Sainj Hydroelectric Project - Executive Summary Environmental Impact Assessments Dec 2009
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3: Sainj Hydroelectric Project - Full Report Environmental Impact Assessments Dec 2009
Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program: Sainj Hydroelectric Project (100 MW) and Kashang Integrated Stage II and III Hydroelectric Project Summary Environmental Impact Assessments Aug 2009

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