45203-003: Natural Gas Production and Transmission Development Investment Program

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Excessive reliance on gas as one single primary energy source is problematic. Bangladesh, gas exploration and production have not kept pace with demand growth. From the supply side, gas is finite resource that will be depleted gradually. The complexity, advanced technology, long lead time from exploration to production, and large capital investment constrain the exploitation of gas resources. Importing liquefied natural gas (LNG) can be one of the options that help alleviate the gas reserve ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 45203-003
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Proposed
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500,000
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional Energy
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories No gender elements

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Responsible ADB Officer
Hongwei Zhang
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Responsible ADB Department
South Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, SARD

Last PDS Update
14 Apr 2014

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