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India: Preparing the Bengaluru Smart Energy Efficient Power Distribution Project

Sovereign (Public) Project | 53192-002 Status: Active

The TA is estimated to cost $300,000, of which $225,000 will be financed on a grant basis by ADB's Technical Assistance Special Fund (TASF-other sources). The key expenditure items are listed in Table 2.

The government will provide counterpart support in the form of counterpart staff, office, secretarial assistance, domestic transportation, and other in-kind contributions. The government was informed that approval of the TA does not commit ADB to finance any ensuing project.

ADB will administer the TA, and will select, supervise and evaluate consultants. ADB will oversight the TA implementation and communicate with consultants and concerned stakeholders.

Project Details

Project Officer
Oi, Teruhisa South Asia Department Request for information
Country
  • India
Sector
  • Energy
 
Project Name Preparing the Bengaluru Smart Energy Efficient Power Distribution Project
Project Number 53192-002
Country India
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 9828-IND: Preparing the Bengaluru Smart Energy Efficient Power Distribution Project
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 225,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy / Electricity transmission and distribution

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Description

The TA is estimated to cost $300,000, of which $225,000 will be financed on a grant basis by ADB's Technical Assistance Special Fund (TASF-other sources). The key expenditure items are listed in Table 2.

The government will provide counterpart support in the form of counterpart staff, office, secretarial assistance, domestic transportation, and other in-kind contributions. The government was informed that approval of the TA does not commit ADB to finance any ensuing project.

ADB will administer the TA, and will select, supervise and evaluate consultants. ADB will oversight the TA implementation and communicate with consultants and concerned stakeholders.

Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy A transaction technical assistance (TRTA) is required to (i) conduct technical and safeguards due diligence to enhance readiness of the ensuing project, and (ii) support building capacity of Bengaluru Electricity Supply Company Limited (BESCOM) in (a) distribution network management system and business practices, and (b) environmental safeguard monitoring.
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 7. Consulting services. Two international individual consultants and one national individual consultant will be recruited to support technical and safeguards due diligence and monitoring for the ensuing loan project, as well as capacity building addressed to the state's distribution utility company. ADB will engage the consultants following the ADB Procurement Policy (2017, as amended from time to time) and its associated project administration instructions and/or staff instructions. The required positions and person-months are indicated in Table 4. Lump sum payments/output-based contracts will be considered under the TA.
Responsible ADB Officer Oi, Teruhisa
Responsible ADB Department South Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, SARD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development Bank
6 ADB Avenue,
Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
MRM -
Approval 21 Oct 2019
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 22 Oct 2019

TA 9828-IND

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Oct 2019 - 21 Oct 2019 31 May 2025 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
225,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 225,000.00 21 Oct 2019 85,640.25

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Tenders

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Contracts Awarded

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Procurement Plan

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