Golovnaya 240-Megawatt Hydropower Plant Rehabilitation Project


The project will refurbish electric and mechanical equipment for power generation and transmission at the Golovnaya Hydropower Plant in Tajikistan, which will raise generation capacity to 252 megawatts (MW) from 240 MW.

Expected Outcome

The project will increase operational efficiency of the Golovnaya hydropower plant. This will increase availability of year-round clean power for domestic sales and for export to Afghanistan.

Expected Outputs

Rehabilitated electric power generation and transmission equipment of the Golovnaya hydropower plant

Project Types



Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 136
Government of Tajikistan 34
Total 170