38492-013: Power Grid Transmission (Sector) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objective of the Project is to help strengthen and develop India's national transmission grid, comprising 765 kV and 400 kV transmission lines and associated substations, to improve system reliability, facilitate interstate and interregional power transfers by removing transmission bottlenecks, reduce transmission losses, facilitate efficient utilization of existing and planned power plants, facilitate development of a national power trading market, and hence promote increased private sector... Read More

Country India
Project Number 38492-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2152
Approval Date 21 Dec 2004
Closing Date 05 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400,000
Geographical Location India
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
K. Vallabha Rao
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
India Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Power Grid Corporation of India Limited
Sunil Agrawal

PDS Creation Date
22 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
21 Oct 2013

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