32273-013: Northern Power Transmission (Sector) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objectives of the Project are to (i) expand and strengthen EVN's transmission system in the north to improve system reliability and quality; and (ii) improve the efficiency of the power sector by supporting restructuring and commercialization of EVN. The Project will support the power sector reform efforts by ensuring that EVN's generation units are corporatized and its four transmission units are merged into one prior to the establishment of a 'single-buyer' model of operation for EVN ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 32273-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2128
Approval Date 13 Dec 2004
Closing Date 10 May 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 120,000
Geographical Location Northern Vietnam
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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