31341-012: Northern Area Rural Power Distribution Project (former Northern Area Rural and Small Towns)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The technical assistance (TA) will carry out a feasibility study of providing electricity supply to selected northern areas of Lao PDR and to consolidate the findings of the study into a project suitable for Bank financing. The scope of the works consists of (i) assessing the demand for electricity in the candidate Project areas; (ii) identifying the best options to meet the assessed demand; (iii) preparing feasibility study level designs for the best options; (iv) carrying out economic and ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 31341-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 3087
Approval Date 14 Oct 1998
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 510
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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