40276-012: Promotion of Private Sector Participation in the Power Sector

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA aims to facilitate further private sector entries and investments, or public-private partnership (PPP) financing, for power sector projects in a flexible, efficient, and transparent manner, thereby contributing to enhanced and sustainable electric power supply in Bangladesh. The TA will help the Government to update Private Sector Power Generation Policy (PSPGP) and formulate enforceable regulations to be tailored to the local market environment. Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 40276-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4898
Approval Date 15 Dec 2006
Geographical Location Throughout Bangladesh
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Andrew Jeffries
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources
Dr. M. Fauzul Kabir Khan

PDS Creation Date
19 Sep 2007

Last PDS Update
16 Apr 2009