44184-013: Zerger Regional Power Generation Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Regional Power Interconnection Project will address electric supply needs in Afghanistan (AFG) and electric infrastructure development and export plans in Turkmenistan (TKM). The Project will meet AFG needs as (i) development partners have advised plans for investment in transmission and distribution which will increase the low electrification rate thereby increasing demand (ii) development of new domestic generation is not expected to meet forecast demand, (iii) existing interconnections ... Read More

Country Turkmenistan
Project Number 44184-013
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 160,000
Geographical Location Ashgabat and Zerger
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional energy generation
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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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
Turkmenenergo

Last PDS Update
26 Aug 2014

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