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Pakistan - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hydropower and Renewable Energy Development Project (English)

The development objective of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hydropower and Renewable Energy Development Project for Pakistan are to increase renewable energy generation and strengthen the capacity of associated institutions in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. This project has four components. 1) The first component, Development of Hydropower and Renewable Energy Investments, has the following sub-components: (i) Gabral-Kalam Hydropower Plant; (ii) Cascade Development of River Basins; and (iii) Solar Photo-Voltaic (PV) on hydropower asset. 2) The second component, Institutional Strengthening and Energy Sector Development, has the following two sub-components: (i) Preparation of Integrated Plans, Feasibility and Design Studies; and (ii) Institutional Strengthening. 3) The third component, : Environment and Social Management, will support preparation, implementation, evaluation and monitoring of resettlement action plans, social management plans. 4) The fourth component, Project Implementation Support and Technical Assistance, has the following sub-components: (i) Project Implementation Support; and (ii) Technical Assistance, Strategic Studies and Training.


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    Pakistan - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hydropower and Renewable Energy Development Project

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    Environmental and Social Management Plan; environment and social management; climate change and disaster risk; Annual Work Plan and Budget; national electric power regulatory authority; resettlement action plan; cost of power generation; investment need; power purchasing agency; export credit agencies; Independent Panel of Experts; Social and Environmental Assessment; cost of electricity production; primary health care facilities; interest during construction; access to basic service; economic and financial analysis; monitoring and evaluation arrangement; performance of distribution company; Land Acquisition and Resettlement; transmission and distribution network; electricity distribution company; renewable energy generation; greenhouse gas emission; grievance redress mechanism; portfolio of investment; renewable energy potential; cost generation; operations and maintenance; Enterprise Resource Planning; decline in poverty; Environmental Management Plan; local commercial bank; foreign currency requirements; capacity for implementation; balance of payment; macroeconomic and fiscal; risk category; long-term climate change; fiscal stimulus package; public sector investment; Thermal Power Generation; private sector activity; renewable energy technologies; renewable energy source; foreign exchange risk; solar power generation; payment of compensation; social development program; private sector management; vulnerability to shock; energy and power; development of hydropower; social development plan; intellectual property rights; nationally determine contribution; government approval process; solar photovoltaic system; code of conduct; asset management plan; cost of supply; per capita consumption; settlement of dispute; renewable energy program; safety of dam; independent power producer; private sector financing; physical cultural resources; public health system; renewable energy resource; essential health services; net present value; cost of capital; access to finance; liquefied natural gas; electric power sector; energy sector investment; carbon dioxide equivalent; support measure; Public Health Emergency; equipment and supply; public health response; vulnerability to disaster; capacity building program; Resettlement Policy Framework; human capital accumulation; renewable energy development; power generation cost; financing development; Risk Sharing Facilities; award of contract; women in power; poverty reduction objective; low-cost renewable energy; federal safety net; commercial financing; hydropower asset; institutional strengthening; construction supervision; female staff; private investment; transmission line; private capital; local area; overall cost; contract management; financing cost; hydropower plant; pandemic response; project costing; employment opportunities; preparatory work; project financing; hydropower potential; employment opportunity; affected households; fiscal space; Financing plans; institutional context; power supply; supply chain; manufacturing sector; energy mix; River basin; Energy Projects; private sponsor; Social Assessment; project execution; thermal generation; competitive bidding; gender diversity; Standard Covenants; hydropower investment; financial viability; electro-mechanical equipment; access road; fuel payments; short-term trade; government revenue; targeted subsidy; infrastructure sector; credit enhancement; Social Protection; transmission infrastructure; contractual capacity; electricity tariff; Contractual obligations; geological investigations; safeguard study; economic recovery; finance strategy; coal plant; tariff adjustment; emergency response; fiscal vulnerability; risk assessment; institutional system; heavy reliance; stress testing; local bank; total stock; data reconciliation; lost income; financial sustainability; domestic supply; river diversion; lower revenue; fiscal deficit; industrial sector; external financing; Social Welfare; economic slowdown; productive asset; fiscal framework



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Pakistan - Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Hydropower and Renewable Energy Development Project (English). Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group.