30403-013: Coal Mine Methane Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the Project is to establish a CMM demonstration project that covers all aspects of effective and efficient CMM and CBM production, capture, and utilization by applying the latest technologies, i.e., improved CBM production from vertical surface wells and directionally drilled wells from the surface, improved CMM drainage through the use of underground directional drilling and other modern equipment and materials, CMM-based power generation using gas engines, and ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 30403-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2146
Approval Date 20 Dec 2004
Closing Date 28 Jan 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 117,400
Geographical Location Shanxi Province
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional Energy
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B

Results Delivered

Installed energy generation capacity (megawatt equivalent) 120
Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 22
New households connected to electricity (number) 100,000
Greenhouse gas emission reduction (tons of carbon dioxide equivalent per year) 4,770,000

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)

Translated PDS

Responsible ADB Officer
Merlita Pajarillo
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, EARD

Executing Agencies
Shanxi Provincial Government
Ms. Wang Hongya

PDS Creation Date
10 Mar 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013