29694-023: Gujarat Power Sector Development Program (Policy Loan)

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The immediate objectives of the Program are to (i) establish independent tariff setting and regulation; (ii) rationalize the imposition of tariffs, duties and imposts in the sector to maintain equity among consumer categories; (iii) change management practices and enhance efficiency in the power sector by introducing competition and commercialization; and (iv) improve conservation of water and electricity on a pilot basis through improved irrigation systems. Read More

Country India
Project Number 29694-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 1803
Approval Date 13 Dec 2000
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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