36323-012: Building the Capacity of Assam Electricity Regulatory Commission

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In March 2001, Government of Assam signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of India and committed to reforming its power sector in order to provide good quality of power to all the people in the state and to achieve commercial viability in the power sector so that the sector can finance its investment needs and is not dependent on budgetary subsidies. Based on this MOU, Assam Electricity Regulatory Commission (AERC) has been constituted as a one-person commission in August ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 36323-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4083
Approval Date 24 Jan 2003
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development


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