Regional: Establishment of the CAREC Members' Electricity Regulatory Forum

Sovereign Project | 39083-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Establishment of the CAREC Members' Electricity Regulatory Forum
Project Number 39083-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6267-REG: Establishment of the CAREC Members' Electricity Regulatory Forum
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 6267-REG: Development of the Capital Market and a Modernized Payment and Settlement System
Public-Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility US$ 242,800.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy sector development and institutional reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

Consulting requirements will include a total of 47 person-months of domestic consultant time to collect and verify numerical data and facts; and

12 person-months of international consultant time to supervise domestic consultants, analyze data in the context of international best practice in economic regulation, and prepare the reports. Three studies to be funded under this RETA

A. Designing and approving efficient and Adequate Tariff Structures Appropriate to Different Consumer Categories, and involving lifelines, reliability premiums, discounts for prepayment, and/or wattage limitations, participating country: Tajikistan

(person months are in parentheses)

International energy economist (3)

Domestic Tajikistan power sector specialist (5)

Domestic survey design expert (1)

4 domestic enumerators for 1 month each (4)

B. Possibilities and Pitfalls in Privatizing Distribution Company management

Team leader-international economist/regulatory/public-utilities specialist (4)

International legal expert (1)

Domestic Kyrgyz Republic power sector specialist (5)

Domestic Mongolia power sector specialist (5)

Domestic Azerbaijian power sector specialist (2)

Domestic Kazakhstan power sector specialist (2)

C. Costs and Input Requirements of Power Utilities across Member Countries

One international consultant (power engineer) working for 4 person-months will be required.

Domestic consultants in each member country each working for 3 person-months (21 person-months total) will be required to collect data.

Procurement TBD

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Bayanjargal Byambasaikhan
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport and Communications Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
Bayanjargal Byambasaikhan
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines


Concept Clearance 10 Mar 2005
Fact Finding 03 Feb 2005 to 21 Mar 2005
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 28 Feb 2006
Last PDS Update 27 Aug 2007

TA 6267-REG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
03 Nov 2005 - 03 Nov 2005 30 Nov 2006 31 Aug 2007 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 242,800.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 742,800.00 03 Nov 2005 669,165.25

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