46941-014: Sevan-Hrazdan Cascade Hydropower System Rehabilitation Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Sevan Hrazdan Cascade Hydropower System (the System) consists of seven run-of-the-river hydropower stations located along a waterway of connected rivers (Hrazdan and Marmarik, canals and reservoirs, principally fed by the Marmarik river. The System was originally built between 1930 and 1965. The Project involves the rehabilitation and modernization of the System's four hydropower plants, the diversion channels for three plants and associated electrical equipment replacement at the substations. Read More

Country Armenia
Project Number 46941-014
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7385
Approval Date 03 Apr 2013
Closing Date 15 May 2017
Geographical Location Armenia
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy efficiency and conservation
Large hydropower generation
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C


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