Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project involves construction of a 175MW, low-British Thermal Unit (BTU) gas-fired combined cycle power plant (CCPP) at Daharki, District Ghotki, some 15 km away from the Mari gas fields. The Project is a 25-year Build, Own, and Operate (BOO) structure with a tariff agreed and approved by the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA). The Project supplies electricity to the National Transmission Dispatch Company (NTDC) through the 220 KV Dharki-Rohri transmission line that passes close to the Project. ADB participated in the equity up to 25% and also guarantee the leverage of the holding company in order to enhance equity returns. Read More

Country Pakistan
Borrower/Equity Investment Name DAHARKI POWER HOLDINGS LTD.
Project Number 41903-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers 7265
Approval Date 30 Oct 2007
Geographical Location Daharki, Ghotki, Pakistan
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Conventional Energy
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Shinya Kondo
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
03 Feb 2009

Last PDS Update
20 Sep 2013