41939-014: THA: BIOMASS POWER PROJECT

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

(i) Develop Thailand's power sector via the Small Power Producer (SPP) framework/policy which decentralizes power generation to serve dedicated industrial load centers in addition to providing energy capacity for sale to the grid. (ii) Promote economic growth and investment in infrastructure facilities in the region where the industrial park and the Project are located, and creates direct and indirect opportunities in that area. (iii) Promote investment in biomass plant; further the ... Read More

Country Thailand
Borrower/Equity Investment Name BIOMASS CO.
Project Number 41939-014
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
TA
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status
Approval Numbers 7290
Approval Date 13 Jan 2009
Geographical Location The power plant will be located in the 304 Industrial Park in Prachinburi province, about 150 kilometers east of Bangkok.
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable Energy
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

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