36107-013: Sustainable Power Sector Development Program (Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

Building on the first power sector development program approved in 2003, the policy loan aims to provide further support and incentives to the Government for power sector reform activities through financial stabilization of sector entities and their improved governance. The investment loan will be linked to the ongoing power sector reforms and will expand power supply capacity, enhance transmission network reliability, and improved quality of supply in Dhaka and surrounding areas. The entire ... Read More

Country Bangladesh
Project Number 36107-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2333
Loan No. 2332
Approval Date 26 Jun 2007
Closing Date 22 Oct 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 405,000
Geographical Location Dhaka, Western and Northern part of the country
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional energy generation
Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy efficiency and conservation
Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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