37616-012: Poverty Reduction in Coal Mine Areas (related to Coalmine Methane Demonstration Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This TA is being processed in conjunction with the Coalmine Methane Demonstration Project. It is envisaged that the Project will provide social benefits for the poor in terms of creating job opportunities during construction as well as during the operation of the Project. To further sharpen the poverty impact, poverty reduction projects for local communities, financed from the income generated from the CMM-fired power plants will be undertaken. Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 37616-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4566
Approval Date 15 Feb 2005
Geographical Location Shanxi Province
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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