32107-013: Power Transmission Improvement (Sector) Loan

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project's strategic objectives are to support power sector reforms through (i) enhancing private sector participation in the power sector; (ii) strengthening the newly established regulatory bodies by pricing bulk supply and power transmission on a sound economic basis; and (iii) enhancing autonomy of Powergrid by assisting its transition from Government-guaranteed programs and funds to market-based ones. The physical scope of the Project comprises two components: Part A - Upgrading and ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 32107-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1764
Approval Date 06 Oct 2000
Closing Date 10 Aug 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 250,000
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 2,388

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
Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited
Mr. B. Mishra

PDS Creation Date
23 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
01 May 2007