41627-053: Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Development Investment Program - Tranche 4

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Output 1: Hydroelectric Power Capacity Addition: The ADB Tranche 4 loan will fund the turn-key civil works contract for the Shongtong Karcham Hydroelectric project. The Shongtong Karcham Hydroelectric Project is a 450 MW facility located on the Sutlej River in District Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh, India. The Shongtong Karcham project consists of a) civil works, namely an underground powerhouse, river diversion barrage, intake and desilting chambers, head race tunnel and tail race tunnel (to ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 41627-053
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2914
Loan No. -
Approval Date 02 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 257,000
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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