Tarbela Fourth Extension Hydropower Project (WB-P115893)

Countries
  • Pakistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
Mar 20, 2012
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Borrower
Pakistan
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Hydropower
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 440.00 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)
$ 914.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jun 27, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Dec 20, 2009


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Project Description
The overall development objective of the Tarbela Fourth Extension Hydropower Project is to facilitate a sustainable expansion in Pakistan's electricity generation capacity. The Project will also strengthen Water and Power Development Authority's (WAPDA's) capacity to develop the country's hydropower resources. There are five components to the project. The first component of the project is construction of power house and modification to the tunnel. The second component of the project is power units and ancillary equipment. The third component of the project is social action and environmental management plans, dam monitoring and surveillance. The fourth component of the project is construction supervision, monitoring and evaluation of the project impacts and social action and environmental management plans. The fifth component of the project is project management support, capacity building of WAPDA, technical assistance and training.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)