Viet Nam: Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City Power Grid Development Sector Project

Sovereign Project | 46391-002

Summary

A project preparatory technical assistance (PPTA) is required to review and finalize the project documents prepared by the implementing agencies, Ha Noi Power Corporation (HNPC), and Ho Chi Minh City Power Corporation (HCMPC), including:

(i) reviewing the governing master plans or equivalent for the transmission and distribution system development;

(ii) reviewing the pre-feasibility studies and feasibility studies of the subprojects;

(iii) ensuring that the safeguards documents are prepared in accordance with ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS; 2009);

(iv) preparation of financial and economic analyses of the project and subprojects;

(v) preparation of bidding documents for priority subprojects;

(vi) procurement capacity assessment of the implementing agencies;

(vii) addressing common procurement issues in power sector projects in Viet Nam;

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Project Name Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City Power Grid Development Sector Project
Project Number 46391-002
Country Viet Nam
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8205-VIE: Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City Power Transmission Development Sector Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
TA 8205-VIE: Ha Noi and Ho Chi Minh City Power Grid Development Sector Project (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 200,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector Energy - Electricity transmission and distribution
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description

A project preparatory technical assistance (PPTA) is required to review and finalize the project documents prepared by the implementing agencies, Ha Noi Power Corporation (HNPC), and Ho Chi Minh City Power Corporation (HCMPC), including:

(i) reviewing the governing master plans or equivalent for the transmission and distribution system development;

(ii) reviewing the pre-feasibility studies and feasibility studies of the subprojects;

(iii) ensuring that the safeguards documents are prepared in accordance with ADB's Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS; 2009);

(iv) preparation of financial and economic analyses of the project and subprojects;

(v) preparation of bidding documents for priority subprojects;

(vi) procurement capacity assessment of the implementing agencies;

(vii) addressing common procurement issues in power sector projects in Viet Nam;

(viii) assessing utility management practices of the implementing agencies and recommending comprehensive capacity development program to build their institutional capacities with due consideration for support provided by development partners including JICA, KfW and the World Bank;

(ix) reviewing all existing plans and road maps for the introduction of smart grid to implementing agencies and proposing a smart grid component for the project including an appropriate capacity development program; and

(x) providing project start-up support after the completion of the Final Report.

It may be noted that the financial management capacity assessment of the implementing agencies is being executed by an ADB staff consultant recruited outside the scope of the PPTA.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Consultation with the affected people was conducted during the PPTA as part of the preparation of the safeguard documents as per SPS 2009 requirements.
During Project Implementation Stakeholder consultation and communication has been and will be undertaken during project implementation.
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Nine individual consultants (six inernational and three national) were recruited to execute the consultancy requirements of the project.
Responsible ADB Officer Takafumi Kadono
Responsible ADB Department Southeast Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SERD
Executing Agencies
Viet Nam Electricity69 Dinh Tien Hoang Street
Ha Noi, Viet Nam
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 02 Nov 2012
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 18 Mar 2015

TA 8205-VIE

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
02 Nov 2012 27 Jun 2013 27 Jun 2013 31 Dec 2013 30 Jun 2015 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
700,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 700,000.00 02 Nov 2012 492,667.93

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