34325-012: Institutional Capacity Building of the National Transmission and Despatch Co. Ltd. (NTDC)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the proposed TA is to undertake institutional capacity of NTDC with the objective of preparing NTDC to undertake power transmission, dispatch, and trading activities as per its license. This institutional capacity building will develop and implement more efficient and effective operating procedures for the system operations and the market operations of NTDC, resulting in a more transparent power sector. The output of the TA is part of the overall view to increase energy sector ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 34325-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4130
Approval Date 20 Jun 2003
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Rune Stroem
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Water & Power
Mr. Riaz Ahmad Khan, Additional Secretary

PDS Creation Date
30 Aug 2007

Last PDS Update
05 Sep 2007