39630-013: MFF - National Power Grid Development Investment Program (Facility Concept)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The MFF is expected to increase inter-regional transmission capacity and enhance reliability and efficiency of the inter-state transmisison network. The Investment Program will include Upgradation of Transmission Corridor from Uttaranchal and 800kV High Voltage Direct Current North-eastern - Northern/Western Inter-connector. Read More

Country India
Project Number 39630-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0019
Approval Date 28 Mar 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600,000
Geographical Location the North-eastern, Northern and Western regions of India
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Tomoyuki Kimura
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

PDS Creation Date
26 Jan 2007

Last PDS Update
20 Jul 2014

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