40553-013: Energy Access and Efficiency Improvement Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project consists of seven components under three main categories: (i) energy access, (ii) clean energy, and (iii) capacity building. Component 1-Energy Access: Facilitating Access to Clean Energy. Component 1 consists of (i) constructing the Middle Marsyangdi Damauli Marsyangdi transmission line and associated facilities to strengthen the evacuation of power from the 70 megawatt (MW) Marsyangdi hydropower station, (ii) constructing the second circuit of the Butwal Kohalpur ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 40553-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers Loan No. 2587
Grant No. 0182
Grant No. 0183
Approval Date 27 Nov 2009
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 65,300
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy efficiency and conservation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)

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