Bangladesh: SASEC Second Bangladesh–India Electrical Grid Interconnection Project

Evaluation Document | 20 February 2022

The project investments comprised a high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) substation and a 230 kilovolts (kV) transmission line. The project’s expected impact was increased availability and sustainability of power supply in Bangladesh by 2021. Its target outcome was increased capacity for cross-border power trade between Bangladesh and India.

This report validates the completion report's assessment of the program. IED overall assessment: Successful.