33050-012: Rural Electrification Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the technical assistance (TA) is to develop a project that will assist in poverty alleviation in selected rural areas through an electrification project that will increase the efficiency of existing operations, accelerate electrification within the franchise areas of the selected ECs, and link those electrification programs to livelihood and rural development projects that will ensure sustainable development. The TA will examine selected ECs' capital expansion plans over a ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 33050-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3516
Approval Date 10 Oct 2000
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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