Papua New Guinea: Preparing the Town Electrification Project (formerly Power Sector Development Project)

Sovereign Project | 41504-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Preparing the Town Electrification Project (formerly Power Sector Development Project)
Project Number 41504-012
Country Papua New Guinea
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7113-PNG: Preparing the Town Electrification Project (formerly Power Sector Development Project)
Japan Special Fund US$ 1.20 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Conventional energy generation

Gender Equity and 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 Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

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 ADB will engage about 26 person-months of international and 26 person-months of national consulting services. A consulting firm will be recruited through the quality- and cost- based selection method based on the submission of full technical proposals and in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007, as amended from time to time). The quality-cost weighting ratio will be 80:20. Procurement of equipment and software will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Procurement Guidelines (2007, as amended from time to time) and will be handed over to the EA upon completion of the PPTA.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Anthony Maxwell
Responsible ADB Department Pacific Department
Responsible ADB Division Transport, Energy and Natural Resources Division, PARD
Executing Agencies
Energy Div of the Dept of Petroleum and Energy
Mr. Joseph Lelang
Waigani, NCD, Papua New Guinea


Concept Clearance 08 Feb 2008
Fact Finding 31 Mar 2008 to 10 Apr 2008
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 03 Sep 2008
Last PDS Update 31 Aug 2011

TA 7113-PNG

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Aug 2008 24 Sep 2008 24 Sep 2008 30 Jun 2010 31 Mar 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,200,000.00 0.00 300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,500,000.00 08 Aug 2008 978,003.99

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