Uzbekistan: Advanced Electricity Metering Phase 4 Project

Sovereign Project | 41340-015 Status: Active


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Project Name Advanced Electricity Metering Phase 4 Project
Project Number 41340-015
Country Uzbekistan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Loan
Source of Funding / Amount
Loan 3286-UZB: Advanced Electricity Metering Phase 4 Project
Ordinary capital resources US$ 300.00 million
Loan: Advanced Electricity Metering Phase 4 Project
Uzbekistan Fund for Reconstruction and Development US$ 70.00 million
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Electricity transmission and distribution

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Andijan, Ferghana, Namangan, Kashkadarya, and Surkhandarya

Safeguard Categories

Environment C
Involuntary Resettlement C
Indigenous Peoples C

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects No major environmental safeguards issues are envisaged under the project.
Involuntary Resettlement No major issues on involuntary resettlement are envisaged under the project.
Indigenous Peoples No major issues on indigenous peoples are envisaged under the project.
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Stakeholders' consultations through community meetings, discussions, and interviews was conducted during the PPTA. Poor women's participation as individual consumers or as representative of interested groups was encouraged.
During Project Implementation Community meetings, discussions, and interviews. Women leaders in government and business will be involved to participate in the consumer education campaign. The project executing agency will coordinate with Makhalla (community organization) women's committee for public information program on advanced electricity metering and energy efficiency.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services Uzbekenergo will engage a (i) Project management and supervision consultant (consulting firm) using quality-cost based selection (90:10) for 310 person-months; and (ii) External auditor using consultants' qualification selection for 30 person-months.
Procurement Uzbekenergo will employ turnkey contractors (two lots) for the AEM system for Andijan, Ferghana, Kashkadarya, Namangan, and Surkhandarya regions, using ADB's single-stage, two-envelope bidding procedure. The contractor will provide related services to Uzbekenergo such as training, trouble-shooting, and the customization and installation of the system. The installation of meters will be undertaken by the Uzbekenergo personnel, under the supervision of the contractors and the project supervision consultant.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Keiju Mitsuhashi
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
6 Istiklol Street
Tashkent, 100000, Uzbekistan


Concept Clearance 05 Jun 2013
Fact Finding 18 Feb 2015 to 27 Feb 2015
MRM 22 Jun 2015
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 24 Mar 2016

Loan 3286-UZB

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
18 Sep 2015 12 Nov 2015 24 May 2016 30 Jun 2021 - -
Financing Plan Loan Utilization
Total (Amount in US$ million) Date ADB Others Net Percentage
Project Cost 544.00 Cumulative Contract Awards
ADB 300.00 18 Sep 2015 0.00 0.00 0%
Counterpart 174.00 Cumulative Disbursements
Cofinancing 70.00 18 Sep 2015 0.00 0.00 0%

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