42094-075: Energy Sector Development Investment Program - Tranche 5
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The project consists of construction and commissioning of a new 500-kV/220-kV substation at Dashte Alwan (near Pul-e-Khumri in Baghlan province in northern Afghanistan) to connect to a 500-kV transmission line traversing the Hindukush mountains via the Salang Pass route. The project will augment the existing 300-MW transmission capacity between northern and southern Afghanistan by an addition 1,000 MW, to initally allow indigenous generation, as well as power import from Tajikistan, ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Grant No. 0377
|Approval Date||04 Dec 2013|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||49,100|
|Geographical Location||Dashte Alwan|
|Subsector||Electricity transmission and distribution|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)|
Indigenous People: C
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