41504-012: Preparing the Town Electrification Project (formerly Power Sector Development Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


This TA aims to increase availability of reliable and sustainable power supply at reasonable cost by designing a power sector development project that is agreed between the Government of Papua New Guinea (PNG) and ADB. TA outputs include the (i) updated least-cost power sector development plan, (ii) preliminary design and costing of prioritized core subprojects, (iii) financial and economic analysis of the power sector development plan and its core subprojects, (iv) environmental and social ... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 41504-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7113
Approval Date 08 Aug 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,200
Geographical Location Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional energy generation
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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