39595-023: Mong Duong 1 Thermal Power Project - Project 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objective of the proposed project is to expand the generating capacity of Electricity of Viet Nam (EVN) in order to help mitigate shortage of power in Northern Viet Nam and to support industrial and economic growth. The Project provides for the construction of four units of 250 MW circulatory fluidized bed (CFB) generating units and the common facilities for another 1,000 MW to 1,200 MW installed generating capacity utilizing domestic coal as fuel. This constitutes as Phase 1 of the ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 39595-023
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 2353
Approval Date 02 Oct 2007
Closing Date 18 Feb 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 27,860
Geographical Location Northern Vietnam
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional energy generation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: A
Indigenous People: C

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