37078-013: Power Transmission and Distribution Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project will construct and rehabilitate 114 kilometers of transmission network, and rehabilitate the associated substations and distribution systems in 8 rural towns and adjacent rural areas in the northern and eastern provinces. The Project will connect 10,320 new consumers, most of whom are poor, to the grid with affordable power supply. Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 37078-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 4579
Loan No. 2165
Grant No. 0004
Approval Date 14 Apr 2005
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 50,010
Geographical Location Surobi, Kabul,Jalalabad, Nangarhar,Taluqan, Takhar,Qarghayi, Laghman,Mehtarlam, Laghman,Imam Sahib, Kunduz,Khan Abad, Kunduz,Shekanbandar, Kunduz,Sar-e-Pul, Sar-e-Pul
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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