38456-012: Preparing the Power Distribution Enhancement Multitranche Financing Facility

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the PPTA is to support the Government?s strategy for continued poverty reduction through sustained economic growth by assisting in the preparation of a power distribution enhancement project to ensure a sufficient and stable power supply through the distribution system in Pakistan. The project will also improve system stability and security, reduce losses, and improve the reliability of supply through (i) the construction and upgrading of 132 kV, 66 kV, 32 kV, and 11 KV ... Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 38456-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4876
Approval Date 27 Nov 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 900
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Rune Stroem
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Pakistan Electric Power Company (Pvt.) Limited
Muhammad Aslam Ch., Technical Director

PDS Creation Date
18 Apr 2006

Last PDS Update
01 Jun 2011