37398-012: Capacity Building for Bhutan Power Corporation

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The goal of the TA is improve the efficiency of the energy sector. The purpose of the TA is to strengthen the institutional capacity of BPC to enable them to improve operational management, adopt best practices, and set up a suitable financial framework in order to improve the delivery of electricity in Bhutan. The TA will result in: (i) a financial framework to improve BPC's financial planning and management and address its commercial and sustainability issues; (ii) an enterprise resource ... Read More

Country Bhutan
Project Number 37398-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4599
Approval Date 16 Jun 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400
Geographical Location Throughout Bhutan
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Kaoru Ogino
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Bhutan Power Corporation
Mr. Chewwang Rinzin

PDS Creation Date
21 Sep 2007

Last PDS Update
21 Sep 2007