Bangladesh: Power Sector Development Program II

Sovereign Project | 36107-012 Status: Archived

Project Details

Project Officer
Song, Pil-Bae South Asia Department Request for information
  • Bangladesh
  • Technical Assistance
  • Energy
Project Name Power Sector Development Program II
Project Number 36107-012
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4379-BAN: Power Sector Development Program II
Japan Special Fund US$ 840,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy sector development and institutional reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The objective of the proposed Power Sector Development Program II is to provide continued support to the Government to further improve sector performance both technically and financially. The program is expected to address issues constraining sector development through continuing policy reforms and restructuring of the sector and complementary investments in priority projects. The complementary investments will finance priority projects that will be determined by updating the 1995 Power Sector System Master Plan.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services About 20 person-months of international and 25 person-months of domestic consulting services are required. The international consultants will have expertise in power sector restructuring, energy economics and macro-economic modeling, financial analysis and financial management, power system planning, least-cost generation expansion, transmission analysis and design, environmental assessment, resettlement, poverty assessment and social impact analysis.
Procurement TBD

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Song, Pil-Bae
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources
WAPDA Building
Motijheel Commercial Area, Dhaka-1000


Concept Clearance 16 Jul 2003
Fact Finding 29 Feb 2004 to 11 Mar 2004
Approval 23 Aug 2004
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 17 Jul 2006

TA 4379-BAN

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
23 Aug 2004 06 Jan 2005 06 Jan 2005 31 May 2005 30 Sep 2006 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
840,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 840,000.00 23 Aug 2004 770,913.68

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Title Document Type Document Date
Preparing the Power Sector Development Program II Technical Assistance Reports Aug 2004

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