44932-064: IND: 145 MEGAWATTS GRID-CONNECTED SOLAR PROJECT

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Description

The project is designed to promote sustainable growth by diversifying India s energy mix through the addition of renewable energy capacity. The development impact of the project also includes environmental benefits through more efficient use of indigenous renewable energy resources with almost no emission of pollutants or greenhouse gases. The building of the project will help prove the feasibility of utility-scale solar power projects in India and the operational performance in a location where substantial development in solar power is planned during 2012 2017. Read More

Country India
Borrower/Equity Investment Name UJJAWALA POWER PRIVATE LIMITED
Project Number 44932-064
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7366
Approval Date 18 Sep 2012
Geographical Location The project is across the six locations in Gujarat state which are generally within a 150 kilometers (km) radius of the cities of Ahmedabad, Porbandar, and Rajkot.
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable Energy
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Maria Joao Mesquita Pateguana
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
22 Mar 2013

Last PDS Update
28 Apr 2014

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