38183-012: Preparing the Power Sector Expansion Program (formerly "Preparing the Power Sector Development Program" and "Supporting Energy Sector Reforms")

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed TA will (i) develop a comprehensive reform program, including a regulatory framework, that would enable private sector participation and enhance the efficiency in the sector; (ii) develop a program to reform the Electric Power Corporation's (EPC) internal business and management procedures to enhance governance and cost efficiency; and (iii) prepare an investment road map to diversify the country's energy resources, meet future load growth, and reduce the burden of diesel ... Read More

Country Samoa
Project Number 38183-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 4791
Approval Date 25 May 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 450
Geographical Location Independent State of Samoa
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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