44406-012: Innovative Financial Instruments for Power Grid

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

India has been experiencing an annual economic growth exceeding 8% per annum for the last several years, and the government is working to create an enabling environment for this growth rate to be maintained at this level and accelerated further over the medium term. To expand power supply network is a key infrastructural input to sustain such a growth rate. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (Powergrid) is the public sector corporation that is responsible for construction, expansion, operat... Read More

Country India
Project Number 44406-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7688
Approval Date 26 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Thematic Classification Capacity development
Economic growth
Gender Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements

 

 

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Responsible ADB Officer
Srinivasan Janardanam
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Executing Agencies
Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013

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