47928-014: Dahej Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal Expansion Phase III

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will expand the capacity of the existing Dahej Terminal from 10 million metric tonnes per annum (mmtpa)to 15 mmtpa and involves the construction and operation, on a build-operate-transfer basis, of 2 storage tanks, regasification facilities and installation of associated utilities and facilities. The project design is based on a take-or-pay toll, with Petronet LNG acting as a tolling agent. The construction period is scheduled to be 42 months. The project is expected to begin commercial operations in 2017. The majority of the LNG is destined for north and west India where the gas will be fed into the national grid as a cleaner fuel for electricity generation. Read More

Country India
Borrower/Equity Investment Name PETRONET LNG LTD
Project Number 47928-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7396
Approval Date 05 Dec 2013
Geographical Location Dahej, Bharuch District, Gujarat
Sector / Subsector Classification Not yet classified
/ For Classification
Thematic Classification Not yet classified
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Siddhartha Shah
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
19 Nov 2013

Last PDS Update
22 Nov 2013