Project Name Assam Power Sector Investment Program
Project Number 47101-001
Country India
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
MFF Facility Concept 0083-IND: Assam Second Power Sector Investment Program
Ordinary capital resources US$ 300.00 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy sector development and institutional reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects B
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Stakeholders consultation and participation are being carried out and will continue during the project processing and design.
During Project Implementation Stakeholders consultation and participation will be arranged during the project implementation.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services ADB will engage the following consultants (National and / or International) individually or through firm(s) or consortium of firms - the Project Specialist/Team Leader (International), Economic and Financial Analysis (International), Environmental Assessment and Management (International), Social Safeguard Specialist (International), Social Safeguard Specialist (National), Procurement Specialist (National), Community Development Specialist (National), Hydropower Construction Planning Expert (National), Climate Change Scientist (International), Generation Assets & Inventory Management Specialist (International), and Environmental Assessment and Management (National). The recruitment of consultants will be made in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by ADB and its Borrowers (2010, as amended from time to time). Consultants will be funded under TA-8351 subproject under the IND-CTA 0003: Advanced Project Preparedness for Poverty Reduction.
Procurement Goods, equipment, and civil works to be financed under the Investment Program will be procured in accordance with ADB Procurement Guidelines (2010, as amended from time to time). International Competitive Bidding will be used for civil works and turnkey contracts. National Competitive Bidding will be used for contracts for goods and equipment estimated to cost less than $1 million. Advanced contracting and/or retroactive financing will be needed. Consultants will be engaged to help with project management. The Tranche 1 will have one major turnkey contract for gas plant replacement.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Aziz Yusupov
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Assam Power Distribution Company Ltd.
Assam State Electricity Board ,
4th Floor Bijuleen Bhawan Paltan Bazar,
Assam Power Generation Corporation Ltd.
Assam State Electricity Board ,
4th Floor Bijuleen Bhawan Paltan Bazar,
State of Assam
Assam, India


Concept Clearance 30 May 2013
Fact Finding 03 Sep 2013 to 12 Sep 2013
MRM 18 Feb 2014
Approval 03 Jul 2014
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 01 Sep 2015

MFF Facility ConceptĀ 0083-IND

Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 430.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 300.00 - 0.00 0.00 %
Counterpart 130.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 - 0.00 0.00 %

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