43400-013: O Mon IV Combined Cycle Power Plant Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project will construct a 750-megawatt (MW) combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant at the O Mon thermal power complex. The project is in O Mon district in the city of Can Tho, about 250 kilometers south of Ho Chi Minh City. The project will help Viet Nam meet the fast-growing demand for electricity to foster socioeconomic development and industrialization in the south, particularly in the Mekong Delta. The project is part of the least-cost Seventh Master Power Development Plan approve... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 43400-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 2814
Approval Date 24 Nov 2011
Closing Date 23 Nov 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 309,890
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Conventional Energy
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Gender Mainstreaming Categories Some gender benefits
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Takafumi Kadono
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Viet Nam Electricity

Last PDS Update
20 Feb 2014

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