25136-013: Power Sector Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the Project is to assist the Government and the Electric Power Corporation to undertake necessary policy changes, increase efficiency and viability throughout the power sector, and undertake the highest policy investment to augment the Afulilo hydropower scheme, in support of the country's energy sector development plan. In addition to the loan and the associated TA, power sector improvements will be fostered by continuing the long-term policy dialogue and implementing ... Read More

Country Samoa
Project Number 25136-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number Loan No. 1886
Approval Date 17 Dec 2001
Closing Date 26 May 2006
Geographical Location The Afulilo hydropower project is a hydroelectric storage scheme located in the eastern part of the Upolu island.
Sector Energy
Subsector Large Hydropower
Safeguard Categories Environment: A

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