40537-012: Central Asia South Asia Regional Electricity Market Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA is a project preparatory TA which will assess the economic and technical feasibility of electricity trade between Central Asia and South Asian countries through an initial project to export 100MW from Tajikistan/Kyrgyz Republic to Pakistan and Afghanistan. The project itself will support the Pakistan Government's strategy of increasing demand for electricity. The project will enable Tajikistan to earn revenues through better utilization of hydro eelectric resources and Afghanistan ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 40537-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 6383
Approval Date 15 Jan 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 3,000
Geographical Location Afghanistan, Kyrgz Republic, Tajikistan, Pakistan
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Safeguard Categories Resettlement: A


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