Rupsha 800-Megawatt Combined Cycle Power Plant Project: Report and Recommendation of the President | Asian Development Bank

Rupsha 800-Megawatt Combined Cycle Power Plant Project: Report and Recommendation of the President

Reports and Recommendations of the President | May 2018

The project targets improving energy security in Bangladesh. It will increase availability of efficient and cleaner energy by developing a state-of-the-art power plant with 800-megawatt (MW) generation capacity using cleaner and highly efficient power generation technology. The project also envisages the construction of associated natural gas supply and power transmission infrastructure facilities, as well as strengthening of the institutional capacity and overall business process of the project’s executing agency, North-West Power Generation Company Limited (NWPGCL), to efficiently plan and operate power plants.

The report and recommendation of the President to the Board of Directors (RRP) document describes the terms and conditions of a project for consideration and approval by ADB's Board of Directors.

This document dated May 2018 is provided for the ADB project 50161-003 in Bangladesh.