31324-013: State Power Reform Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The overall objective of the ADB assistance is to help improve the state power sector in India so that it becomes financially elf-sustaining and capable of adequately providing its share of services to the country's economic and social development. The immediate objectives are to (i) promote power sector reforms in a few selected states; (ii) help establish independent regulatory bodies; and (iii) functionally unbundle the sector entities so that they become commercially and operationally auto... Read More

Country India
Project Number 31324-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1968
Approval Date 12 Dec 2002
Closing Date 05 Sep 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 150,000
Geographical Location Karnataka, Maharashtra, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal.
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Energy Sector Development
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Prodyut Dutt
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Power Finance Corporation, Ltd.
Mr. Avkash Saxena

PDS Creation Date
30 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
29 Oct 2008

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