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On Indus River about 3 km upstream of village Patan, 5km downstream of Keyal Khwar in KP Province. The Power house is situated on the left bank near Patan Village, and 305 km from Islamabad.

Salient Features

  • Installed Capacity
2,400 MW  patan
  • Annual Energy
12,500 GWh
  • Objectives
To Generate Electricity
Scope of Work Preparation of Feasibility Study
Consultants JV of Lahmeyer International (Lead Firm), NDC & PES
Contractor -
Commencement Date Aug. 2013
Completion Date June 2017
Financial Status (Rs. Million) Local Foreign Total
Approved PC-II Cost (17.09.2009) 373.731 357.502 731.233



  • Feasibility study of the project was completed in December 2015.
  • PC-II for Detailed Engineering Design, preparation of Tender Document and PC-I amounting to      Rs. 1,339.707 Million is under process with Ministry of Water Resources since 21.02.2019.
  • Asian Development Bank has shown interest in Project Appraisal and Financing.
  • WAPDA requested Secretary Ministry of Water Resources on 13.09.2019 to approach EAD for arranging Project Readiness Financing upto US$ 8 Million from ADB for Detailed Engineering Design of the project.
  • WAPDA vide letter dated 26.11.2019 submitted amended copy of PC-II amounting to Rs.1,271,428 Million for further processing.    
  • WAPDA again requested MoWR on 16.01.2020 to approach EAD for arranging Project Readiness Financing from ADB for Patan Hydropower Project, which was forwarded to EAD vide letter dated 29.01.2020.
  • Pre-CDWP meeting to discuss PC-II for Detailed Engineering Design of Patan HPP at MoPD&SI (Energy Wing) was held on 13.02.2020. The PC-II was deferred and Sponsor was directed to apply for tariff at feasibility stage as per ECNEC decision of January 06, 2020 and rationalize the cost and resubmit modify PC-II. 
Incharge of the Project    
Mr. Muhammad Amin
General Manager (Hydro) Planning
Contact No. 0092-42-99202717        
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