Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project involves construction, erection, and operation of a 56.4 MW wind power farm in Southern Sindh, Pakistan approximately 100 kms northeast of Karachi. The first 6 MW, financed through equity, has been completed and dispatching power to a local distribution company since April 2009. The sponsor has just completed the construction of the remaining 50.4 MW under phase 2. The 56.4 MW achieved commercial operations in July 2013 and since then has been supplying power to the national grid. Read More

Country Pakistan
Borrower/Equity Investment Name ZORLU ENERJI PAKISTAN LIMITED
Project Number 43937-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7319
Approval Date 24 Nov 2010
Closing Date 07 Jun 2013
Geographical Location Jhimpir town, District Thatta, Southern Sindh, Pakistan
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Renewable Energy
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Mohammed Azim Hashimi
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
23 Sep 2010

Last PDS Update
23 Sep 2013