40537-012: Central Asia South Asia Regional Electricity Market Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The TA is a project preparatory TA which will assess the economic and technical feasibility of electricity trade between Central Asia and South Asian countries through an initial project to export 100MW from Tajikistan/Kyrgyz Republic to Pakistan and Afghanistan. The project itself will support the Pakistan Government's strategy of increasing demand for electricity. The project will enable Tajikistan to earn revenues through better utilization of hydro eelectric resources and Afghanistan will be... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 40537-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6383
Approval Date 15 Jan 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 3,000
Geographical Location Afghanistan, Kyrgz Republic, Tajikistan, Pakistan
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Resettlement: A

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
F. Cleo Kawawaki
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

PDS Creation Date
11 Jan 2007

Last PDS Update
22 May 2011

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