38196-013: Northern Power Transmission Expansion (Sector) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project represents a 5-year time slice of Electricity of Viet Nam's (EVN) power transmission system development plan, covering 500 kilovolt (kV) and 220 kV transmission lines and associated substations. The project will transmit power from remote power plants to the northern part of Viet Nam, which is relatively poor. This enables adequate and reliable power supply required in the planned socio-economic development activities including new industrial parks. The Project will also create the p... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 38196-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2225
Approval Date 21 Dec 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 360,000
Geographical Location Northern Vietnam
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Aruna Kumuduni Wanniachchi
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Viet Nam Electricity
Phan Luong Thien

PDS Creation Date
27 Feb 2006

Last PDS Update
09 Apr 2014

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