Nepal: Promoting Private Sector Participation in the Power Sector

Sovereign Project | 41025-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Promoting Private Sector Participation in the Power Sector
Project Number 41025-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4997-NEP: Promoting Private Sector Participation in the Power Sector
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Large hydropower generation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome TA has been completed.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) Consulting services work and implementation works have been completed.
Geographical Location Kathmandu

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will require about 10 person-months of international and 20 person-months of domestic consultants. A consulting firm or consortium of firms will be engaged by ADB in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants, and other arrangements acceptable to ADB for the selection and engagement of domestic consultants. The simplified technical proposal format and quality and cost-based selection procedure will be used.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Mukhtor Khamudkhanov
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Irrigation
Mr. Shanker Prasad Koirala
c/o Ministry of Water Resources, Singha Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal

Timetable

Concept Clearance 04 May 2007
Fact Finding 25 Sep 2007 to 26 Sep 2007
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 11 Jun 2007
Last PDS Update 29 Jul 2011

TA 4997-NEP

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
03 Dec 2007 13 Feb 2008 13 Feb 2008 31 Jul 2009 31 Dec 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
600,000.00 0.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 03 Dec 2007 591,946.82

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