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Regional: Regional Cooperation on Increasing Cross-Border Energy Trading within the Central Asian Power System - Expansion of Membership in Central Asian Power System (Subproject 3)

Sovereign (Public) Project | 52112-004 Status: Active

The technical assistance (TA) will have the following outcome: regional energy trade and cooperation enhanced. The identified infrastructure projects, which are necessary for connection of Afghanistan, Turkmenistan and other potential new electricity markets to Central Asian Power System (CAPS), will be submitted for endorsement of the CAPS governments at Central Asia United Power System Council Meeting.

 
Project Name Regional Cooperation on Increasing Cross-Border Energy Trading within the Central Asian Power System - Expansion of Membership in Central Asian Power System (Subproject 3)
Project Number 52112-004
Country Regional
Afghanistan
Turkmenistan
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9823-REG: Regional Cooperation on Increasing Cross-Border Energy Trading within the Central Asian Power System - Expansion of Membership in Central Asian Power System (Subproject 3) (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 500,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy / Energy sector development and institutional reform

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The technical assistance (TA) will have the following outcome: regional energy trade and cooperation enhanced. The identified infrastructure projects, which are necessary for connection of Afghanistan, Turkmenistan and other potential new electricity markets to Central Asian Power System (CAPS), will be submitted for endorsement of the CAPS governments at Central Asia United Power System Council Meeting.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The implementation of these projects will contribute toward cross-border clean energy trade. Specifically, the subproject 3 outcome will contribute to the cluster TA outcome indicators (a) at least 11,000 million kilowatt-hours trade within CAPS annually (2017 baseline: 3,109 million kilowatt-hours) and (b) at least additional 5,587,560 tCO2 reduction in emission achieved (2017 baseline: 0).
Impact

Countries' emissions reductions target achieved

Regional cooperation framework accomplished

Energy security in selected CAREC countries enhanced

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Regional energy trade and cooperation enhanced
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

List of Infrastructure Investments for CAPS Expansion Identified

Alternate energy markets identified

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Afghanistan - Nation-wide; Turkmenistan - Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Responsible ADB Officer Bouadokpheng Chansavat
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 10 Oct 2019
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 16 Oct 2019

TA 9823-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
10 Oct 2019 - 10 Oct 2019 31 Dec 2021 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 500,000.00 10 Oct 2019 0.00

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