37041-013: Second Power Transmission and Distribution Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Sihanoukville, Cambodia's only deep-sea port, is a fast-growing city with major ongoing developments to (i) expand the port facilities, (ii) upgrade the airport, and (iii) set up an export processing zone, thus making Sihanoukville an import gateway to the southern economic corridor. No power transmission grid connects Sihanoukville to the national grid. The city gets its power from a small, isolated power system based on diesel generators. This mode of power generation is expensive, inefficient... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 37041-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2261
Approval Date 04 Oct 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 20,000
Geographical Location Sihanoukville, Kampot
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity transmission and distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Ouk Nida
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Cambodia Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Electricite Du Cambodge
Keo Rottanak

PDS Creation Date
04 Apr 2006

Last PDS Update
22 Jul 2014

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