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Tarbela Hydropower Generation Gets Further Boost

September 20, 2016

IBRD Loan: US$390 million equivalent

Terms: Maturity = 20 years, Grace = 6 years

Project ID: P115893

Project Description: The Additional Financing under Tarbela Fourth Extension Hydropower Project will add 1,410 Megawatt (MW) of environment friendly, renewable, and low cost electricity generation during the high-demand summer season. The loan finances the installation of a power house at the existing Tunnel Five that will enhance the total capacity at Tarbela to 6,298 MW.