Bhutan: SASEC Green Power Investment Program
The proposed multitranche financing facility will support the development of run-of-river hydropower plant and transmission system facilities in the eastern region of Bhutan. The power generated from the plant can be supplied through the eastern grid network system for dual purposes of export and domestic consumption.
|Approval||3 Dec 2015|
|Funding Type||Technical Assistance|
|Total Cost||$1.50 million|
Due diligence of Druk Green Power Corporation’s pre-feasibility studies and detailed project report, and Bhutan Power Corporation’s transmission plans
Support for engineering designs and assessments, commercial arrangements, financial structuring, safeguards, and procurement
$1.5 million (Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction)