Lao People's Democratic Republic: Northern Area Rural Power Distribution

Sovereign Project | 31341-013 Status:

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Project Name Northern Area Rural Power Distribution
Project Number 31341-013
Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Status
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 2005-LAO: Northern Area Rural Power Distribution
Asian Development Fund US$ 30.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Electricity transmission and distribution

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location The Project covers five provinces in the Northern part of Lao including Louang Nam Tha, Louang Phrabang, Oudomxay, Xiengkhouang, Xaignabouli, and Vientiane.

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services International consulting services will be required for assisting EdL in Project engineering, procurement, supervision of installation and construction, and final testing and commissioning. Consultant services will be financed from Nordic Development Fund (NDF) loan. Consultants will be recruited by EdL, in accordance with the Guidelines of Nordic Competitive Bidding, and in full consultation with ADB.
Procurement Procurement of goods and services financed by ADB will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement, while procurement for components financed from other sources will be in accordance with the guidelines of the corresponding cofinancing agencies. To accelerate the implementation of the Project, approval of advance procurement action is recommended.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Phoxay Phommachanh
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Lao Resident Mission
Executing Agencies
Electricite du Laos
Mr. Siprasith Boupha
ptd2@laotel.com
Samsenethai Road, P.O. Box 309
Vientiane
Lao People's Democratic Republic

Timetable

Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 30 Nov 2006
Last PDS Update 01 Sep 2010

Loan 2005-LAO

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Sep 2003 09 Dec 2003 08 Mar 2004 30 Sep 2008 31 Mar 2010 23 Jun 2010
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 38.51 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 30.00 18 Sep 2003 30.96 0.00 98%
Counterpart 8.51 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 0.00 18 Sep 2003 31.57 0.00 100%
Title Document Type Document Date
Northern Area Rural Power Distribution Project Project/Program Completion Reports Jun 2011
Northern Area Rural Power Distribution Reports and Recommendations of the President Aug 2003

Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards

Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.

Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation

Title Document Type Document Date
Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Northern Area Rural Power Distribution Project Validations of Project Completion Reports Dec 2012

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