37078-012: Feasibility Study for Power Transmission and Distribution Project

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Description

The objective of the Project is to: enable reduction of investments in power generation to maintain the reserve for peak demand, improve operational efficiency, promote economic regional power trade and cooperation, and provide a more reliable supply of electricity from an interconnected network. The Project is envisaged to comprise (i) investment component that will rebuild the interconnecting transmission lines between Afghanistan and neighboring Central Asian Republics, and also strengthen in... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 37078-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4160
Approval Date 13 Aug 2003
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 750
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity transmission and distribution
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Social development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Nariman Mannapbekov
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Energy and Water(MEW formerly MWP)
Project Director

Last PDS Update
18 Oct 2011

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