42320-012: Small and Mini Hydroelectric Development Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project proposes to assist the MEM in (i) preparing a policy for implementing sections of the amended Electricity Law related to tariff setting, to encourage development of medium to mini hydroelectric power projects to provide electricity from a clean and renewable source of energy for domestic use, and to allow the Government to approve such development proposals; (ii) after screening and ranking identified projects, prepare a feasibility study of one or two small or mini hydropower ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 42320-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7227
Approval Date 08 Oct 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600
Geographical Location Rural areas
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable energy generation - small hydro
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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