Golovnaya 240-Megawatt Hydropower Plant Rehabilitation Project (ADB-46418-001)

Countries
  • Tajikistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Nov 28, 2013
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Borrower
Government of Tajikistan, Barki Tojik Joint Stock Holding Company
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Sectors
  • Energy
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 136.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Grant Amount (USD)
$ 136.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 170.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jan 8, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Mar 15, 2017


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Project Description
According to ADB website, ADB is helping Tajikistan upgrade the Golovnaya Hydropower Plant to increase supply of renewable energy to national and regional power systems. The project will refurbish electric and mechanical equipment for power generation and transmission at the plant, which will raise generation capacity to 252 megawatts from 240 MW. This will increase availability of year-round clean power for domestic sales and for export to Afghanistan. The Project will increase the generation capacity and operational efficiency of the power plant.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Luo, Tianhua Central and West Asia Department, ADB No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. Executing Agency: Barki Tojik Joint Stock Holding Company Email Address: BARKI_TOJIK@TAJNET.COM Office Address: 734026, Dushanbe, I. Somoni Str., 64 ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main