34390-013: Greater Mekong Subregion Transmission Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main components of the project will be: (i) construction of a double circuit 220 kv transmission line approximately 110 km. long from the Vietnamese borders to Phnom Penh, associated substations and distribution works in Phnom Penh; (ii) construction of a power supply to affected households along the transmission line route; (iii) rehabilitation and expansion of the generating and distribution systems (22 kv and LV) in selected provincial towns; (iv) provide training to EDC staff and ... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 34390-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2052
Approval Date 15 Dec 2003
Closing Date 09 May 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 44,300
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Installed energy generation capacity (megawatt equivalent) 220
Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 109
New households connected to electricity (number) 40,000

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
Ouk Nida
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Cambodia Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Electricite Du Cambodge
Mr. Chan Sodavath

PDS Creation Date
16 Oct 2009

Last PDS Update
17 Mar 2014