40553-013: Energy Access and Efficiency Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project consists of seven components under three main categories: (i) energy access, (ii) clean energy, and (iii) capacity building. Component 1-Energy Access: Facilitating Access to Clean Energy. Component 1 consists of (i) constructing the Middle Marsyangdi Damauli Marsyangdi transmission line and associated facilities to strengthen the evacuation of power from the 70 megawatt (MW) Marsyangdi hydropower station, (ii) constructing the second circuit of the Butwal Kohalpur transmission li... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 40553-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2587
Grant No. 0182
Grant No. 0183
Approval Date 27 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 65,300
Sector / Subsector Classification Multisector
/ Multisector
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Regional cooperation and integration
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Pushkar Manandhar
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Nepal Resident Mission

Executing Agencies
Nepal Electricity Authority

PDS Creation Date
30 Jul 2009

Last PDS Update
04 Jul 2014

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