38628-012: GMS Northern Power Transmission

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The PPTA activities will identify a project suitable for funding under an ADB loan. The PPTA scope will cover 115 kV transmission lines(731 km) in northern Lao PDR, comprising: (i) Houayxay(Lao-Thai border)- Luangnamtha(146 km), Namo Boun Neua(96km); (ii) Kenthao (Lao-Thai border) - Paklay Hongsa(219 km), Nonhai Paklay(104 km); and (iii) Hongsa Nam Beng Houayxay(136 km)), five substations (Houayxay, Boun Neua, Namo, Hongsa, and Paklay), and erection of medium- (22kV) and low-voltage (4... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 38628-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 4816
Approval Date 19 Jul 2006
Geographical Location Northern and Northeasthern provinces
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
Duy-Thanh Bui
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Electricite du Laos
Mr. Sisavath Thiravong, Deputy General Manager

PDS Creation Date
03 Mar 2006

Last PDS Update
08 Dec 2011

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