Lower Spat Gah
 

Lower Spat Gah

Location
On the left tributary of Indus River, located at 8 km downstream of Dasu town Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, 35 km upstream of Patan town and 365 km from Islamabad.
Salient Features
  • Design Discharge

81 m3/sec  lower spat
  • Installed Capacity
496 MW
  • Annual Energy
2,007 GWh
  • Objectives
To Generate Electricity

Scope of Work

Implementation of Lower Spat Gah Hydropower Project
Commencement Date -
Completion Date 5 years after commencement
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Approved PC-II Cost (07.03.2005) 82.735 94.976 177.711

Status:-

  • WAPDA Authority in its meeting held on 31.08.2010 decided to implement Lower Spat Gah Scheme on Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode. 
  • M/s KOMIPO-POSCO Engineering Consortium of Korea was selected as Private Sponsor
  • WAPDA vide letter dated 21.05.2018 requested Govt. of KP to depute a team of experts to resolve modalities and final ownership of the project.
  • WAPDA informed Govt. of KP on 21.02.2019 that ADB has shown interest in the implementation of Lower Palas, Patan and other Hydropower Projects on conventional mode. If Govt. of KP agrees, WAPDA will take up Spat Gah HPP with ADB for financing. The response from KP Govt. is still awaited.  
Incharge of the Project     
Mr. Muhammad Amin
General Manager (Hydro) Planning
Contact No. 0092-42-99202717
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