39630-033: MFF - National Power Grid Development Investment Program - Tranche 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The investment program is designed to benefit all grid-connected consumers with adequate and reliable supply of electricity and is expected to support the achievement of the Government's goal of Power for all by 2012 by increasing transmission capacity and enhancing the reliability and efficiency of the transmission network. Read More

Country India
Project Number 39630-033
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2510
Approval Date 03 Mar 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 124,000
Geographical Location Northeastern Region of India
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: 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
Mr. V.N. Kaul

PDS Creation Date
18 Sep 2009

Last PDS Update
26 Sep 2014