Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The purpose of the TA is to promote the deployment of solar power generation projects through private sector investments. Private developers will seek limited recourse project financing from commercial banks, which are not familiar with solar technologies, their expected performance, issues to be assessed during lenders' due diligence and appropriate loan terms and conditions for solar projects. The TA will increase the confidence of the commercial banks to lend to these projects by providing technical expertise for due diligence and solar technology assessments. It is expected that some of the beneficiaries under this TA will be participating commercial banks under ADB's Solar Power Generation Guarantee Facility (which is being processed in parallel). Read More

Country India
Borrower/Equity Investment Name
Project Number 44475-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance TA
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7802
Approval Date 08 Apr 2011
Geographical Location India
Sector / Subsector Classification Not yet classified
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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Don Purka
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 1

Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank

PDS Creation Date
09 Nov 2010

Last PDS Update
14 Feb 2011