31216-013: Power Sector Restructuring Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The principal objective of the Project is to create competitive electricity markets by breaking up the horizontal structure of power supply through unbundling generation and transmission and providing open access to transmission and distribution. The Project will also restore the National Power Corporation's financial sustainability in the period prior to privatization, and help achieve operational improvements and increased efficiencies in distribution operations. (Piggybacked to this loan ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 31216-013
Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Date 16 Dec 1998
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development
Safeguard Categories Environment: C


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