29694-013: Gujarat Power Sector Development Program (Project Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The immediate objectives of the Program are to (i) establish independent tariff setting and regulation; (ii) rationalize the imposition of tariffs, duties and imposts in the sector to maintain equity among consumer categories; and (iii) chage management practices and enhance efficiency in the power sector by introducing competition and commercialization. Read More

Country India
Project Number 29694-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1804
Approval Date 13 Dec 2000
Closing Date 20 Mar 2007
Geographical Location Gujarat, India
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 1,321
Distribution lines installed or updgraded (kilometers) 7,881
New households connected to electricity (number) 1,379,010

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
S. Chander
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Gujarat Electricity Board

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
01 May 2007

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