40943-014: PAK: KARACHI ELECTRIC SUPPLY COMPANY LTD. (KESC) POST-PRIVATIZATION REHABILITATION, UPGRADE & EXPANSION

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PAK: KARACHI ELECTRIC SUPPLY COMPANY LTD. (KESC) POST-PRIVATIZATION REHABILITATION, UPGRADE & EXPANSION Rehabilitation of existing facilities and construction of new 780 megawatt (MW) equivalent of generation capacity consisting of 220 MW Korangi Thermal Power Station (KTPS) and 560 MW Bin Qasim Power Station (BQTPS). KTPS was fully commissioned in Sep 2009, while BQTPS was commissioned in May 2012. Since Sep 2008, KESC has installed and energized 10 new grids, laid 62 km new transmission lines... Read More

Country Pakistan
Borrower/Equity Investment Name K-ELECTRIC LIMITED (FORMERLY KARACHI ELECTRIC SUPPLY C
Project Number 40943-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7254
Approval Date 29 May 2007
Geographical Location Karachi, Pakistan
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity transmission and distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Shinya Kondo
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
14 Jun 2007

Last PDS Update
23 Jul 2014

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