43497-012: Power Sector Master Plan

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The technical assistance (TA) is intended to support the Government of Afghanistan in identifying power sector deficiencies and systematically prioritizing the sector's rehabilitation needs. Transmission will be optimized and integrated, and generation expanded, to promote interregional electricity trade, improve energy security and efficiency, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The TA will also increase the capacity of the Ministry of Energy and Water (MEW) to a level at which MEW can ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 43497-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7637
Approval Date 06 Nov 2010
Geographical Location Kabul
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional energy generation
Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy efficiency and conservation
Energy sector development and institutional reform
Large hydropower generation
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)

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Responsible ADB Officer
Jim Liston
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Responsible ADB Department
Central and West Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, CWRD

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

Last PDS Update
09 May 2014