44426-017: National Green Energy Corridor Investment Project

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In order to facilitate transfer of renewable energy from the renewable energy rich states to other states, as well as absorption and smoothing out of the intermittency from such power sources, Powergrid has identified requisite transmission investments. These include strengthening of grid connectivity to enlarge the power balancing area, reactive compensation, establishment of Renewable Energy Management Centers equipped with advanced forecasting tools along with reliable communications, and ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 44426-017
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 8545
Approval Date 10 Dec 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Knowledge solutions (KNS)
Partnerships (PAR)

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Andrew Jeffries
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
18 Jul 2014