42094-032: MFF - Energy Sector Development Investment Program - Tranche 2

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project connects over 50 towns/villages over a 40 square kilometers area in South-West Kabul comprising 44,000 new connections in Year 1 and over 124,000 up to end of project life. The project provides about 29.5 kilometers of double circuit 200 kV transmission line from Chimtala S/S to the new Kabul South S/S (with 2x40 MVA transformers) which will form part of the national grid connecting NEPS to SEPS. It is expected that 65 km of medium voltage (20kV) and 500 km of low voltage (0.4kV) ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 42094-032
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0184
Approval Date 03 Dec 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 81,500
Geographical Location Dashi-e-Barchi, Kabul,Chimtala, Kabul,South West, Kabul
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Rafael R. Nadyrshin
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat
Dr. Jalil P. Shams

PDS Creation Date
08 Jan 2010

Last PDS Update
14 Aug 2014

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