29471-013: Rural Electrification, Distribution and Transmission Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The objectives of the Project are to develop rural electrification, to reinforce NEA s distribution and transmission systems, and to strengthen NEA s performance. The Project scope will include: (i) rural electrification for about 123,000 new households; (ii) distribution system reinforcement to serve load growth in existing service areas; (iii) 132 kV transmission system development in the Kathmandu Valley and some other locations; (iv) establishing computerized customer billing systems in ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1732
Loan No. 8199
|Approval Date||21 Dec 1999|
|Closing Date||19 Dec 2008|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||50,000|
|Geographical Location||The rural electrification schemes are located in the Eastern, Central and Western Regions of Nepal.|
|Subsector||Electricity transmission and distribution|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)|
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