41627-013: MFF - Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program (Facility Concept)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Program combines physical investments in hydroelectric power generation in the state of Himachal Pradesh (HP) with nonphysical interventions in capacity development. The hydropower projects The main objective is to help fulfill local demand, as Himachal Pradesh experiences energy shortages, especially in the winter months of December to February when river flows are at their lowest, with some peak shortages experienced throughout the year. Surplus power, particularly due to ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 41627-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 0023
Loan No. -
Approval Date 23 Oct 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 800,000
Geographical Location Himachal Pradesh. India
Sector Energy
Subsector Large hydropower generation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)

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