Viet Nam : B.Grimm Viet Nam Solar Power Project (Dau Tieng Project)

Nonsovereign Project | 54013-001

The Project will be some of Viet Nam's first independent power producer (IPP) renewable energy projects. Less than 1% of Viet Nam's electricity capacity comes from wind and solar energy and rapid scaling up of Viet Nam's solar capacity will demonstrate to the Government of Viet Nam that variable renewable energy capacity can help to meet the country's rapidly growing demand for energy.

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Nguyen, Lien
    Private Sector Operations Department
    Request for information
  • Country/Economy
    Viet Nam
  • Sector
    • Energy
Project Name
B.Grimm Viet Nam Solar Power Project (Dau Tieng Project)
Project Number
54013-001
Borrower / Company
  • Dau Tieng Tay Ninh Energy Joint Stock Company
Country / Economy
  • Viet Nam
Location
Dau Tieng
Type or Modality of Assistance
Approval Number Facility Fund Source Amount Status
4075 Loan Ordinary capital resources USD 24.50 million Committed
8400 Loan Leading Asia's Private Infrastructure Fund (LEAP) USD 8.00 million Committed
CF100 B-Loan Other USD 128.00 million Committed
Operational Priorities
  • OP1: Addressing remaining poverty and reducing inequalities
  • OP2: Accelerating progress in gender equality
  • OP3: Tackling climate change, building climate and disaster resilience, and enhancing environmental sustainability
Sector / Subsector
  • Energy / Renewable energy generation - solar

Gender
Effective gender mainstreaming
Project Sponsor(s)
    Description
    The Project will be some of Viet Nam's first independent power producer (IPP) renewable energy projects. Less than 1% of Viet Nam's electricity capacity comes from wind and solar energy and rapid scaling up of Viet Nam's solar capacity will demonstrate to the Government of Viet Nam that variable renewable energy capacity can help to meet the country's rapidly growing demand for energy.
    Objectives and Scope
    Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

    Safeguard Categories

    Environment
    B
    Involuntary Resettlement
    B
    Indigenous Peoples
    C

    Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

    Environmental Aspects
    Involuntary Resettlement
    Indigenous Peoples
    Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation

    Contact

    Responsible ADB Officer
    Nguyen, Lien
    Responsible ADB Division
    Portfolio Management Division, PSOD
    Responsible ADB Department
    Private Sector Operations Department

    Timetable for assistance design, processing, and implementation

    Concept Clearance
    29 Oct 2019
    Credit Committee Meeting
    29 Apr 2021
    Approval
    10 Jun 2021
    Last PDS Update
    07 Nov 2023

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