42182-013: Renewable Energy Development and Network Expansion and Rehabilitation for Remote Communes Sector Project (Formerly Renewable Energy for Remote Commune
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The primary objective of the sector Project is to develop rural electrification and renewable energy in Viet Nam to benefit ethnic minority communities inhabiting remote and poorer parts of the country. The Project consists of two investment components: (i) development of mini-hydropower plants in mountain provinces, and (ii) network expansion and rehabilitation of distribution networks serving poor provinces. Component 1 of the Project will develop about 5-10 grid-connected run-of-river ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7262
Loan No. 2517
Grant No. 0384
|Approval Date||30 Mar 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||153,500|
|Geographical Location||Lai Chau and Dien Bien, Quang Nam and Hue provinces, Tra Vinh and Soc Trang provinces, Quang Tri province|
Electricity transmission and distribution
Renewable energy generation - small hydro
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)|
Indigenous People: A
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