41385-013: Greater Mekong Subregion Nam Ngum 3 Hydropower Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Nam Ngum 3 Hydropower Project (NN3) is a 440-megawatt (MW) hydropower plant that will be located on the Nam Ngum River, a tributary of the Mekong River in the Lao People s Democratic Republic, 130 kilometers from the capital city of Vientiane and 260 km upstream of the confluence with the Mekong River. It will export 2,072 gigawatt-hours of energy every year to Thailand, generating export revenues for Lao PDR, boosting clean energy supply in Thailand and displacing the emission of 1 ... Read More
Lao People's Democratic Republic
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
|Status||Terminated / Cancelled|
|Date of Termination||13 Sep 2013|
|Reason for Termination|
Loan No. 2818
TA No. 7937
Loan No. 2819
|Approval Date||03 Nov 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||115,620|
|Subsector||Large hydropower generation|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
|Drivers of Change||
Private sector development (PSD)
Indigenous People: A
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