38456-023: Power Distribution Enhancement Investment Program- Project 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will address the capacity shortfalls that currectly result in regular system outages and supply interruptions to customers. This will include (i) addition of circuit and transformer capacity to enable the already overloaded systems to reliably deliver present demand and meet the expected load growth; (ii) loss reduction; and (iii) refurbishment of distribution networks. Read More

Country Pakistan
Project Number 38456-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2438
Loan No. 2439
Approval Date 12 Sep 2008
Closing Date 03 Jan 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 210,826
Geographical Location The Project will be in Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Hyderabad, Islamabad, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, and Quetta
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: B

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