42039-012: Power Transmission Investment Program (MFF)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The construction of 500 kilovolt (kV) and 220 kV high voltage transmission lines and associated substations will improve system stability and security, and improve the reliability of power supply in Southern Viet Nam. The transmission lines will enable evacuation of electricity to load centers from the both the planned public sector and private sector financed thermal power plants in southern Viet Nam. The Project will also reinforce the transmission system in southern Viet Nam to be able ... Read More

Country Viet Nam
Project Number 42039-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7742
Approval Date 03 Dec 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,500
Geographical Location Project will cover Northern, Central and Southern Regions of Viet Nam
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

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