42054-012: Developing the Power System Master Plan for Bihar

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will prepare a comprehensive power system master plan. The Master Plan would be linked to sector policy and would encapsulate a clear planning framework, plannin criteria, and a detailed and disaggregated demand forecast at the power substation (33/11kV) level. It would provide a series of staged, least cost, 10 year network expansion programs matched to demand growth and under various generation scenarios. The Master Plan also needs to include a loss reduction framework and a staged ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 42054-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 7073
Approval Date 04 Apr 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 624
Geographical Location India, State of Bihar
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Andrew Jeffries
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Bihar State Electricity Board_(BSEB)

PDS Creation Date
16 Apr 2009

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013