42378-016: Power System Expansion and Efficiency Improvement Investment Program - Tranche 2

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Description

The proposed Tranche 2 will contribute to the overall impact of the MFF on increased energy sector contribution to low-carbon economic growth in Bangladesh. The specific impact of the Tranche 2 will be increased access to reliable supply of electricity. The outcome of Tranche 2 is increased transmission and distribution capability in the power system. This will allow increased power transfer from Ghorasal to Tongi and to increased transmission capability to satisfy the increasing demand in Dh... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 42378-016
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 3087
Approval Date 11 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 310,000
Geographical Location Dhaka
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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Responsible ADB Officer
Zhang Lei
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
11 Apr 2014

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