39913-014: CENTRAL U.P. GAS LIMITED

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The proposed investment to supply natural gas to urban areas will contribute directly to two strategies for achieving the ultimate objective of poverty reduction in India. First, the Project enhances economic growth by developing adequate infrastructure. Providing natural gas to small-scale industries at a lower cost than alternative fuels may have an immediate impact on job creation by increasing production and/or attracting energy-intensive industries to the area. Second, the Project ... Read More

Country India
Borrower/Equity Investment Name CENTRAL UP GAS LIMITED
Project Number 39913-014
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7227
Approval Date 17 Jan 2006
Geographical Location Kanpur, India.
Sector Energy
Subsector Oil and gas transmission and distribution
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

 

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