30207-013: Power Sector Development Program (Project Loan)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objectives of the Program are to (i) establish independent regulation and tariff setting mechanism, (ii) enhance efficiencies in the sector by introducing competition and commercialization through change in management practices, (iii) encourage private sector participation in the sector through the development of an enabling transparent business environment, and (iv) improve the quality and quantity of supply by expansion, modernization, and rehabilitation of the distribution system, and ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 30207-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1930
Approval Date 31 Oct 2002
Closing Date 12 May 2010
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 3,915
Distribution lines installed or updgraded (kilometers) 190
New households connected to electricity (number) 72,467

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
Jagath Peththawadu
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Sri Lanka Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Power and Energy (MOPE)

PDS Creation Date
05 Feb 2007

Last PDS Update
19 Mar 2010

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