43197-012: Port Moresby Power Grid Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Port Moresby Grid Development Project (Project) will upgrade and extend the transmission and distribution grid in the national capital, Port Moresby, thereby improving the reliability and quality of power supply to the main urban center in Papua New Guinea (PNG), improving the energy efficiency of power delivery, and enabling delivery of essential power to rapidly expanding areas of Port Moresby. A project preparation technical assistance (PPTA) will be undertaken for the due ... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 43197-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7783
Approval Date 28 Feb 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,200
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)

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Responsible ADB Officer
Anthony Maxwell
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Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Transport, Energy and Natural Resources Division, PARD

Last PDS Update
05 Sep 2014