43197-013: Port Moresby Power Grid Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The proposed Port Moresby Grid Development 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 diligence of the... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 43197-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2998
Loan No. 2999
Approval Date 26 Apr 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 66,700
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity transmission and distribution
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Effective gender mainstreaming
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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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

Executing Agencies
Independent Public Business Corporation(IPBC)

Last PDS Update
06 Jun 2014

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