Ghazi Barotha Hydropower Project

The Development Objectives of the project were to assist the Government of Pakistan (GOP) in its efforts to develop domestic energy resources and reduce load-shedding in a cost effective and environmentally sustainable manner, thereby supporting the country's long-term energy development objectives; reinforce and complement the reform program for the power sector; strengthen WAPDA's capability to address environmental and resettlement issues related to hydropower projects; and further rationalize the use of electricity.

Area of Evaluation: 

Mitigation

Thematic Cluster: 

Renewable energy

Theme of Evaluation: 

Renewable Energy

GEF Funding: 

No

Level of Evaluation: 

Country

Region: 

South Asia

Type of Evaluation: 

Implementation Completion Report

Institution: 

World Bank

Evaluation Author: 

South Asia Energy and Infrastructure Group (SASEI)

Year of Evaluation: 

2004