41689-012: Na Bong-Udon Thani Power Transmission Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The impact of the PPTA will be to promote the economic growth of the country and region by helping Lao PDR to develop its hydroelectric power resource in an environmentally and socially sustainable manner. It will also promote power trade in the GMS. The outcome of the TA will be to formulate the proposed project?s financing program, using the MFF and preparing two loans that are structured and scheduled to suit the commercial operation schedule of the four hydropower developers. PPTA ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 41689-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7026
Approval Date 12 Dec 2007
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 760
Geographical Location Lao PDR
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B


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