Bangladesh: Tariff Reform and Inter-sectoral Allocation of Natural Gas

Sovereign Project | 44405-012 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Gunatilake, Herath South Asia Department Request for information
  • Bangladesh
  • Technical Assistance
  • Energy
Project Name Tariff Reform and Inter-sectoral Allocation of Natural Gas
Project Number 44405-012
Country Bangladesh
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7758-BAN: Tariff Reform and Inter-sectoral Allocation of Natural Gas
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 225,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy sector development and institutional reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome A consultation workshop was held in Dhaka on 3 June 2012 to discuss Tariff Reforms and Inter-sectoral Allocation of Natural Gas in Bangladesh, It was well-attended by prominent persons from the Energy and Mineral Resources Division and other related agencies including the Secretary of Energy.
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) To enable further completion of reports submitted to the government, the TA closing was extended from 30 June 2012 to 31 December 2012.
Geographical Location

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 ADB will engage the consultants on an individual basis in accordance with its Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by ADB and its Borrowers, 2010, as amended from time to time and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for engaging individual consultants. Disbursements under the S-PATA will be made in accordance with ADB's Technical Assistance Disbursement Handbook, 2010, as amended from time to time. Outline terms of reference are given in Appendix 3. The consultants will prepare inception, draft final and final reports.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Gunatilake, Herath
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 -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Sep 2012

TA 7758-BAN

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2010 - 08 Dec 2010 30 Jun 2012 31 Dec 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
225,000.00 0.00 50,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 275,000.00 08 Dec 2010 213,280.65

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