38492-013: Power Grid Transmission (Sector) Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to help strengthen and develop India's national transmission grid, comprising 765 kV and 400 kV transmission lines and associated substations, to improve system reliability, facilitate interstate and interregional power transfers by removing transmission bottlenecks, reduce transmission losses, facilitate efficient utilization of existing and planned power plants, facilitate development of a national power trading market, and hence promote increased private ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 38492-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2152
Approval Date 21 Dec 2004
Closing Date 05 Oct 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 400,000
Geographical Location India
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B


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