39415-013: Sustainable Power Sector Support

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project will include the following components: (i) transmission system strengthening to further improve its energy efficiency and reliability and enable rural electrification in the Eastern, North Central, Southern and Uva provinces of Sri Lanka; (ii) rural electrification and distribution system improvement in the Eastern and Uva provinces of the country to expand access for the poor and rural households; and (iii) energy efficiency and renewable energy. Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 39415-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2733
Loan No. 2734
TA No. 7778
Approval Date 27 Jan 2011
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 120,000
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy efficiency and conservation
Renewable energy generation - small hydro
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

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