Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project involves the construction of a city gas distribution networks in and around Kanpur, India to deliver compressed natural gas (CNG) to vehicles and piped natural gas (PNG) to commercial, industrial and residential users. The Project is comprised of two main components: (i) construction of a limited natural gas distribution network within the city and subsequent customer connections; and (ii) establishment of CNG 'mother' filling stations and online filling stations to service cars, buses, taxis and 2-and 3-wheelers which have been converted to CNG use. Read More

Country India
Borrower/Equity Investment Name CENTRAL UP GAS LIMITED
Project Number 39913-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7227
Approval Date 17 Jan 2006
Geographical Location Kanpur, India.
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Oil and gas transmission and distribution
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

Results Delivered

Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 227

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Don Purka
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
07 Mar 2006

Last PDS Update
24 Nov 2009