36586-012: Power Fund for the Poor

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


To allow poor households in rural areas to directly benefit from the electrification of their villages, the Government has requested ADB to prepare a poverty reduction project to address the institutional and financial obstacles preventing the poor from connecting to the grid. The project will enhance the poverty impact of the counterpart project, the proposed Power Sector Development Program Loan. The project will take the form of a revolving fund, initially funded on a grant basis and ... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 36586-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9045
Approval Date 07 Apr 2004
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Sector Development


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