42039-012: Power Transmission Investment Program (MFF)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The construction of 500 kilovolt (kV) and 220 kV high voltage transmission lines and associated substations will improve system stability and security, and improve the reliability of power supply in Southern Viet Nam. The transmission lines will enable evacuation of electricity to load centers from the both the planned public sector and private sector financed thermal power plants in southern Viet Nam. The Project will also reinforce the transmission system in southern Viet Nam to be able to im... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 42039-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7742
Approval Date 03 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,500
Geographical Location Project will cover Northern, Central and Southern Regions of Viet Nam
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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Responsible ADB Officer
Daniela Schmidt
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
National Power Transmission Corporation

PDS Creation Date
14 Mar 2008

Last PDS Update
03 Mar 2014

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