39630-013: MFF - National Power Grid Development Investment Program (Facility Concept)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The MFF is expected to increase inter-regional transmission capacity and enhance reliability and efficiency of the inter-state transmisison network. The Investment Program will include Upgradation of Transmission Corridor from Uttaranchal and 800kV High Voltage Direct Current North-eastern - Northern/Western Inter-connector. Read More

Country India
Project Number 39630-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 0019
Loan No. -
Approval Date 28 Mar 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600,000
Geographical Location the North-eastern, Northern and Western regions of India
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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