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Pakistan: Preparing Sustainable Energy Projects

Sovereign (Public) Project | 53058-001 Status: Approved

The Asian Development Bank (ADB), as the anchor development partner of the Government of Pakistan in the energy sector, leads development coordination and has provided assistance in energy generation, transmission, distribution, energy efficiency, renewable energy development, hydrocarbons (regional gas interconnection), and analytical and advisory assistance.

Project Details

Project Officer
Asad Aleem Central and West Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • Pakistan
Sector
  • Energy
 
Project Name Preparing Sustainable Energy Projects
Project Number 53058-001
Country Pakistan
Project Status Approved
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9756-PAK: Preparing Sustainable Energy Projects
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 2.50 million
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Partnerships
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy / Electricity transmission and distribution - Energy sector development and institutional reform - Energy utility services - Oil and gas transmission and distribution

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description The Asian Development Bank (ADB), as the anchor development partner of the Government of Pakistan in the energy sector, leads development coordination and has provided assistance in energy generation, transmission, distribution, energy efficiency, renewable energy development, hydrocarbons (regional gas interconnection), and analytical and advisory assistance.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy The transaction TA facility (F-TRTA) will provide preparation support to a series of ensuing policy-based loans and investment lending projects, comprising (i) Energy Sector Resilience Program (subprograms 1, 2, and 3 amounting to $1 billion); (ii) Hydropower Development Project ($350 million); (iii) Power Transmission Strengthening multitranche financing facility ($800 million); (iv) Second Power Distribution Enhancement Investment Program tranche 2 ($300 million) and (v) Gas Sector Development Project ($150 million). In addition, funds will be provisioned for capacity support on energy policy advice, scope and sequencing of sector reforms and multiple analytical assessments to complement the proposed projects. All ensuing energy projects require preparation, due diligence, design, and readiness activities, which will be undertaken under this TA facility, thereby reducing transaction costs. This F-TRTA is listed in the 2019 pipeline in the approved country operations and business plan (COBP), 2019 -2021 for Pakistan.
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location 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
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services ADB will engage all consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions.
Procurement Not required due to preparatory nature of projects.
Responsible ADB Officer Asad Aleem
Responsible ADB Department Central and West Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, CWRD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Energy (Power Division)
2nd floor, A Block Pak Secretariat,
Islamabad, Pakistan
Ministry of Finance
Q-Block, Finance Division,
Pak Secretariat, Red Zone, Islamabad,
Pakistan
Ministry of Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs
Block Q, Pakistan Secretariat
Islamabad, ICT, Pakistan 44000
Ministry of Water Resources
6 Ataturk Avenue, G-5/1, Islamabad,
Pakistan
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 28 Jun 2019
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 03 Jul 2019

TA 9756-PAK

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
28 Jun 2019 - - 30 Jun 2021 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
2,500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,500,000.00 28 Jun 2019 0.00

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