Sri Lanka: Building the Capacity of the Sustainable Energy Authority

Sovereign Project | 41662-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Building the Capacity of the Sustainable Energy Authority
Project Number 41662-012
Country Sri Lanka
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7011-SRI: Building the Capacity of the Sustainable Energy Authority
Clean Energy Fund under the Clean Energy Financing Partnership Facility US$ 600,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy sector development and institutional reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
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 Colombo, Sri Lanka

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

Component 1 is designed to support Sustainable Energy Authority (SEA) to achieve its short-term target of issuing provisional approvals up to additional renewable energy generation capacity of 100MW by end of 2008. Component 1 will be undertaken by individual national consultants (8 person-months) . Component 1 will be implemented from March 2008 to February 2009.

Component 2 will focus on institutional and capacity development of SEA for its medium and long-term objectives. Component 2 will be undertaken by a team of international consultants associated with national firm (10 person-months of international experts and 10 person-months of national experts). For Component 2, the simplified technical proposal procedure will be used for selecting consulting firm using the quality and cost based selection process. Component 2 will be implemented from June 2008 to February 2010.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Mukhtor Khamudkhanov
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy
Mr. M.M.C. Ferdinando
72, Ananada Kumaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 7, Sri Lanka


Concept Clearance 10 Oct 2007
Fact Finding 29 Oct 2007 to 02 Nov 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 15 Nov 2007
Last PDS Update 07 Sep 2010

TA 7011-SRI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
12 Dec 2007 16 Jan 2008 16 Jan 2008 28 Feb 2010 28 Feb 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
0.00 600,000.00 150,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 750,000.00 12 Dec 2007 534,623.82

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