41627-043: MFF - Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 3
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Himachal Pradesh is a mountainous state with abundant water resources in the five major rivers flowing through the state from the western Himalayas. The power generation potential of Himachal Pradesh is about 23,000 MW about one fourth of India s total hydropower potential out of which about 6,480 MW has been developed. Recognizing the state s comparative advantage in hydropower generation, the main strategy of the Government of Himachal Pradesh (GOHP) is the development of Himachal Pradesh ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2687
|Approval Date||22 Oct 2010|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||208,000|
|Geographical Location||Himachal Pradesh, India|
|Subsector||Large hydropower generation|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)|
Indigenous People: C
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