Sri Lanka: Green Power Development and Energy Efficiency Improvement Investment Program

Sovereign Project | 47037-002 Status: Closed
Project Name Green Power Development and Energy Efficiency Improvement Investment Program
Project Number 47037-002
Country Sri Lanka
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 8393-SRI: Green Power Development and Energy Efficiency Improvement Investment Program
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Electricity transmission and distribution - Energy efficiency and conservation - Renewable energy generation - wind

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
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

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Stakeholder participation and consultation were conducted during PPTA project design.
During Project Implementation Regular communication via fax and/or email is conducted with the representatives of the Ministry of Power and Energy (the Executing Agency) and the Ceylon Electricity Board and the Sustainable Energy Authority (the Implementing Agencies). Stakeholder consultations are being conducted during PPTA implementation.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services A consulting firm will be recruited for the TA project with 17.5 person-months for international and 19.0 person-months for national consultants. Taking into consideration the complexity of the investment program, the firm will be recruited using quality and cost based selection methodology with an 90:10 technical-cost weighting based on simplified technical proposal. The consulting firm will conduct technical, economic, financial, and governance due diligence, prepare project cost estimates, procurement plan and implementation schedule. The international and national environmental and social development specialists will be recruited on an individual basis to ensure that that they start their field activities early in the process due to the expected environmental and involuntary resettlement categories _A_ for the MFF. Consultants will be recruited following Guidelines on the Use of Consultants by ADB and Its Borrowers, April 2010.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Khamudkhanov, Mukhtor
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy
72 Ananada Kumaraswamy Mawatha
Colombo 07, Sri Lanka


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 29 Sep 2014

TA 8393-SRI

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
25 Jun 2013 06 Aug 2013 06 Aug 2013 31 May 2014 31 Jul 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 25 Jun 2013 670,387.20

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