43464-012: Himachal Pradesh Clean Energy Transmission Investment Program (PPTA)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Himachal Pradesh, a small mountainous state with a population of slightly over 6 million, has 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, which is about one-fourth of the total hydropower potential of India. In its hydropower policy (2006) , the Government of Himachal Pradesh (GOHP) targets its comparative advantage in hydropower with the goal to become the ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7771
|Approval Date||11 Jan 2011|
|Subsector||Electricity Transmission and Distribution|
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||No gender elements|
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