Nepal: Energy Access and Efficiency Improvement Project II

Sovereign Project | 41155-012 Status: Closed



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Project Name Energy Access and Efficiency Improvement Project II
Project Number 41155-012
Country Nepal
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7666-NEP: Energy Access and Efficiency Improvement Project II
Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Electricity transmission and distribution - Energy efficiency and conservation - Energy sector development and institutional reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Description TBD
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The PPTA is included for 2010 in the Nepal Country Partnership Strategy 2010-2012 with financing expected from Japanese Fund for Poverty Reduction (JFPR)
Impact tbd
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome tbd
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs tbd
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Through out Nepal
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation TA has been completed. All activities envisaged under the TA have been implemented.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services A total of 37 person months of consultancy services will be required to prepare the project. ADB will recruit the consultants in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2010, as amended from time to time). International power system specialist and the international environmental specialist will be recruited as individual consultants. A firm will be engaged to provide the remaining consultancy services. The consulting firm will be selected according to quality- and cost-based selection procedures using the standard quality-cost ratio of 80:20.
Responsible ADB Officer Priyantha D.C. Wijayatunga
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA)
P. O. Box 5352
Concept Clearance 03 Aug 2010
Fact Finding 06 Aug 2010 to 11 Aug 2010
Approval 26 Nov 2010
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 02 Sep 2010
Last PDS Update 27 Sep 2012

TA 7666-NEP

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
26 Nov 2010 03 Jan 2011 03 Jan 2011 30 Sep 2011 31 Dec 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 600,000.00 100,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 26 Nov 2010 416,479.82

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