In a truly global effort, generator components for the Talimarjan gas-fired plant in southern #Uzbekistan were sourced from the four corners of the world to bring cleaner, more efficient power to a remote part of the country.
ADB is helping Asia's urban areas build the capacity of its cities to function, so that the people living and working there – particularly the poor and vulnerable – thrive despite daily stresses and survive shocks such as disasters related to #climatechange. #Habitat3
ADB’s Supply Chain Finance Program helps #SMEs in developing member countries gain access to cheaper and additional financing to enable them to grow and sustain their business. Find out more in this blog. #tradefinance
Traveling all the way from Kobe, Japan, the two new 400-tonne turbines at the Talimarjan power plant will bring generating capacity to 1,700MW, which is equivalent to 15% of #Uzbekistan's energy needs. #MegaEngineering #EnergySecurity
Two new high-efficiency combined cycle gas turbines at the Talimarjan power plant in southern Uzbekistan will help modernize the country’s energy infrastructure, free up resources for investment, and produce surplus electricity for export.
These informal settlements in the #Pacific are often neglected and excluded from the government’s planning system, so we need to rethink approaches to urban management and development to include urban villages in the mainstream policies, strategies, projects, and programs. #NewUrbanAgenda #Habitat3
New approaches are needed to address the challenge of rising urban dwellers in the Pacific who live in poor-quality housing with inadequate provision for basic services in so-called ‘urban villages,’ a new ADB report says.
In support of the ‘New Urban Agenda’ adopted by the Habitat III conference, MDBs are putting the agenda’s words into action by committing to promote equitable, sustainable, and productive urbanization and urban communities. #Habitat3 #NewUrbanAgenda
In support of the ‘New Urban Agenda’ adopted by the Habitat III conference, MDBs are putting the agenda’s words into action by committing to promote equitable, sustainable, and productive urbanization and urban communities.