44219-015: South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Power System Expansion Project

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Description

The proposed NEP: South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Power System Expansion Project (Project) is being designed to address these urgent needs of the Nepal power system. Transmission network strengthening and expansion, in conjunction with current hydropower generation development, is a precondition to reducing load shedding and increasing cross border power trade. The Project s Basic Information, the power sector Problem Tree, the Design and Monitoring Framework and the Initia... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 44219-015
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8412
Approval Date 30 Jul 2013
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)

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Responsible ADB Officer
Zhang Lei
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
18 Aug 2014

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