43281-012: Preparing Hydropower Development for Energy Crisis

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


A project preparatory TA (the PPTA) will be attached to the Detailed Engineering Study mainly to promote project structuring and safeguard requirements as the Study covers only technical aspects. To improve overall project preparedness for complex hydropower development, the PPTA will conduct thorough due diligence and concrete preparatory works mainly for financial structuring, institutional setup, safeguard planning and advance actions, and bid documentation Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 43281-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7590
Approval Date 02 Sep 2010
Sector Energy
Subsector Large hydropower generation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Kaoru Ogino
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Nepal Electricity Authority

PDS Creation Date
18 Oct 2010

Last PDS Update
14 Apr 2014