35466-013: Dhaka Clean Fuel Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The objectives of the Project are to (i) improve the ambient air quality in Dhaka; (ii) develop the use of domestic natural gas resources for the transport sector to substitute for imported liquid fuels, thereby improving the foreign exchange position of the country and (iii) establish a foundation for private sector participation in the future development of CNG-fueled transport. The Project has six components: Part A: Construction of a 60 km 20 inch natural gas transmission pipeline ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 1942
Loan No. 1943
|Approval Date||26 Nov 2002|
|Closing Date||21 Jun 2010|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||72,600|
|Geographical Location||Dhanua, Aminbazar Ashulia, Savar, Dhaka, Sherpur, Netrokona, Jamalpur, Madhupur, Chatak, Sylhet|
|Subsector||Conventional energy generation|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
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