43224-012: Study on a South Asia Regional Power Exchange

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The impact of the TA will be enhanced regional power trading among SAARC countries. The outcome of the TA will be a proposal for a SAARC regional power exchange to facilitate development of the regional pweor market. This would be based on technically and economically feasible bilateral power trade, and enhancement of this trade to enable regional participation. The regional power market would be aided by regionally harmonized principles and procedures on power scheduling, energy accounting and ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 43224-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7529
Approval Date 13 May 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 750
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Priyantha D.C. Wijayatunga
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

PDS Creation Date
01 Sep 2009

Last PDS Update
25 Jun 2014

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