38183-013: Power Sector Expansion Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project supports the Government's overarching objective of providing sustainable and reliable electricity services to all consumers at cost-efficient prices. The Project will improve the capacity of the power sector to meet growing electricity demand and improve quality, reliability, and cost-effectiveness of power supply by (i) improving the financial performance of EPC, (ii) supporting EPC's investment plan to meet growing demand, (iii) improving the operational efficiency of EPC, and ... Read More

Country Samoa
Project Number 38183-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2368
Grant No. 0087
TA No. 4994
Grant No. 0101
Loan No. 8232
Approval Date 21 Nov 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 42,000
Geographical Location Independent State of Samoa
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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