41689-012: Na Bong-Udon Thani Power Transmission Project

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Description

The impact of the PPTA will be to promote the economic growth of the country and region by helping Lao PDR to develop its hydroelectric power resource in an environmentally and socially sustainable manner. It will also promote power trade in the GMS. The outcome of the TA will be to formulate the proposed project?s financing program, using the MFF and preparing two loans that are structured and scheduled to suit the commercial operation schedule of the four hydropower developers. PPTA consulta... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 41689-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7026
Approval Date 12 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 760
Geographical Location Lao PDR
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Regional cooperation and integration
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Duy-Thanh Bui
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Energy and Mines
Mr. Xaypaseuth Phomsoupha

PDS Creation Date
17 Dec 2007

Last PDS Update
16 Jan 2012

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