Project Data Sheet

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PDS Creation Date 20 Feb 2007
PDS Updated as of 27 Feb 2007

Project Name Provincial Power Supply
Country Cambodia
Project/Program Number 28191-013
Status Closed
Geographical Location Banlung, Kampong Speu, Kampot, Prey Veng, Serey Sophon, Stung Treng, Svay Rieng, Takeo, and Battambang.
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Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Strategic Agendas
Drivers of Change
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories


Type/Modality of Assistance Approval Number Source of Funding Approved Amount (thousand)
Loan1794Asian Development Fund18,600
TOTAL US$ 18,600

Safeguard Categories

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Environment B

Summary of Environmental and Social Issues

Adverse environmental impacts are insignificants and mitigation measures have been undertaken to mitigate these adverse impacts. The project brings a major improvement in the overall environmental situation as compared with the situation before the project, as the old power supply facilities were replaced by new ones, which are more environmentally friendly.

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Stakeholder Communication, Participation and Consultation

Stakeholder consultations undertaken.

During Project Design
During Project Implementation


The Project will restore and expand the electrical networks in important provincial towns, increase energy efficiency as well as building capacity in MIME and EdC.The physical component includes (i) rehabilitation and extension of the distribution systems in Banlung, Kampong Speu, Kampot, Prey Veng, Serey Sophon, Stung Trey, Svey Rieng, and Takeo; (ii) installation of new supplies to all the above towns consisting of small diesel generating sets. The capacity building component will (i) fully establish and make operational the organization that will operate and manage the provincial power supplies; (ii) establish a Private Power Cell in MIME; (iii) conduct a nationwide tariff study; and (iv) enhance power trading. The energy efficiency components are (i) assistance with Phase II of the Cambodia Fuelwood Saving Program; (ii) training MIME staff to establish and operate stream-gauging stations.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Development Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Towards Outcome

Outputs and Implementation Progress

Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Status of Development Objectives
Material Changes

Business Opportunities

Date of First Listing 2007 Feb 20
Consulting Services
To be determined.
To be determined.
Procurement and Consulting Notices


Concept Clearance
Fact-finding 10 Feb 2000 to 24 Feb 2000
Management Review Meeting 17 Jul 2000
Approval 05 Dec 2000
Last Review Mission


Approval No. Approval Signing Effectivity Closing
Original Revised Actual
Loan 1794 05 Dec 2000 05 Apr 2001 01 Aug 2001 31 Dec 2004 31 Dec 2006 05 Apr 2007


Date Approval Number ADB (US$ thousand) Others (US$ thousand) Net Percentage
Cumulative Contract Awards
24 Oct 2014 Loan 1794 19,096 0 98.00%
Cumulative Disbursements
24 Oct 2014 Loan 1794 19,389 0 100.00%

Status of Covenants

Covenants are categorized under the following categories—audited accounts, safeguards, social, sector, financial, economic, and others. Covenant compliance is rated by category by applying the following criteria: (i) Satisfactory—all covenants in the category are being complied with, with a maximum of one exception allowed, (ii) Partly Satisfactory—a maximum of two covenants in the category are not being complied with, (iii) Unsatisfactory—three or more covenants in the category are not being complied with. As per the 2011 Public Communications Policy, covenant compliance ratings for Project Financial Statements apply only to projects whose invitation for negotiation falls after 2 April 2012.

Approval No. Category
Sector Social Financial Economic Others Safeguards Project Financial Statements
Loan 1794

Contacts and Update Details

Responsible ADB Officer ()
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Divisions Infrastructure Division, SERD
Executing Agencies Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy

Electricite Du Cambodge
Mr. Tan Kim Vinn


Project Website
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