34323-012: Rural Electrification and Network Expansion Project (formerly Rural Electrification)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

To ensure even distribution of economic growth in Sri Lanka by providing electricity to rural areas currently not covered by the national grid, and ensuring the opportunity for increased economic activity in the rural areas. In addition, ensure opportunities for the poorer segments of the population to get connected in order to alleviate stress on human and financial resource by providing opportunities for additional income, better health conditions, and enhanced education opportunities. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 34323-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4262
Approval Date 16 Dec 2003
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity Transmission and Distribution

 

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