Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The S-PATA will use existing data for site screening and identification of candidate site for subsequent monitoring and data collection. In identifying the sites, other relevant factors such as access, security, infrastructure requirements and land use will be considered. In addition, environmental sensitivity criteria,includign avoidance of natural habitats and areas known for cultural heritage, and minimum distancef rom potential noise receptors, would be considered when selecting the ten sites for installation of the wind data monitoring systems in order to test their suitability for future development of commercial wind farms. Wind data monitoring systems will be operated for at least 18 months. Read More

Country Afghanistan
Borrower/Equity Investment Name
Project Number 42472-012
Type or Modality of Assistance TA
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7168
Approval Date 06 Nov 2008
Geographical Location Afghanistan
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable Energy



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Sujata Gupta
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

PDS Creation Date
14 Dec 2009

Last PDS Update
04 Jan 2010