37192-033: MFF-Power Transmission Enhancement Investment Program Tranche 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

Pakistan's power system continues to operate under stressed conditions. The transmission network, the power system's backbone, requires renovation and expansion in order to meet the objective to supply reliable and high-quality power and meet rising demand from industrial, commercial, agricultural, and domestic customers. Investments under the project will continue to address the immediate priorities of the primary transmission system improvement, dealing with the capacity shortfalls that curr... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 37192-033
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2396
Approval Date 17 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 170,000
Geographical Location All over Pakistan
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Tianhua Luo
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
National Transmission & Despatch Company Limited
*Mr. Ameer-ur-Rehman

PDS Creation Date
11 Nov 2008

Last PDS Update
15 Aug 2014

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