32273-013: Northern Power Transmission (Sector) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objectives of the Project are to (i) expand and strengthen EVN's transmission system in the north to improve system reliability and quality; and (ii) improve the efficiency of the power sector by supporting restructuring and commercialization of EVN. The Project will support the power sector reform efforts by ensuring that EVN's generation units are corporatized and its four transmission units are merged into one prior to the establishment of a 'single-buyer' model of operation for EVN ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 32273-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2128
Approval Date 13 Dec 2004
Closing Date 10 May 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 120,000
Geographical Location Northern Vietnam
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 504

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
Au Minh Tuan
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Viet Nam Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Viet Nam Electricity
Phan Luong Thien

PDS Creation Date
29 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
14 Nov 2013