47920-014: Solar and Wind Power Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


WREL is one of the leading renewable power developers in India. As of November 2013, WREL had 309 MW of operational projects (289 MW of solar projects in Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Rajasthan; and 20 MW of wind projects in Rajasthan), 211 MW of projects under construction (119 MW solar and 92 MW wind), and a pipeline of 1.2 GW of projects at various stages of development. The project will help the company reach at least 600 MW of operational projects by March 2016. Read More

Country India
Project Number 47920-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7400
Approval Date 12 Dec 2013
Geographical Location India
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
Juliette N. Leusink
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
15 Jul 2013

Last PDS Update
08 Mar 2014