31296-013: West Zone Power System Development Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The objectives of the Project are to (i) increase electrification in Southwest Bangladesh; (ii) enable evacuation and economic utilization of the power generated from the projects being contracted at Baghabari and Bheramara; and (iii) reduce losses and improve reliability of the existing transmission and distribution systems in southwest Bangladesh. Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1884
Loan No. 1885
|Approval Date||17 Dec 2001|
|Closing Date||21 Jun 2010|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||198,900|
|Geographical Location||Dhaka, Khulna Central and South West Region of the country|
|Subsector||Electricity Transmission and Distribution|
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