Bhutan: Accelerated Rural Electrification

Sovereign Project | 39236-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Accelerated Rural Electrification
Project Number 39236-012
Country Bhutan
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4766-BHU: Accelerated Rural Electrification
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
A.T.F. - Finnida Grant US$ 300,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Electricity transmission and distribution

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

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 A total of 14 person-months of international and 36 person-months of domestic consulting services are expected following ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants. The TA will require the expertise of: (i) Rural Electrification Expert; (ii) Capacity Building Expert; (iii) Renewable Energy Expert; and (iv) Project Coordinators and Domestic Team Leader.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Kaoru Ogino
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Department of Energy
Bharat Tamang, Head,Planning and Coordination Div.
btyonzen@yahoo.com
Thimphu Bhutan

Timetable

Concept Clearance 30 Sep 2005
Fact Finding 14 Nov 2005 to 16 Nov 2005
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 18 Apr 2006
Last PDS Update 06 Apr 2010

TA 4766-BHU

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Feb 2006 29 Mar 2006 29 Mar 2006 30 Jun 2008 31 Dec 2009 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
400,000.00 300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 28 Feb 2006 676,473.18
Title Document Type Document Date
Accelerated Rural Electrification TA Completion Reports Jul 2011
Accelerated Rural Electrification Technical Assistance Reports Feb 2006

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