42378-012: Power System Efficiency Improvement Project II
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The proposed project - Power System Efficiency Improvement II - will address three key areas in the electricity supply sector. They are: improving energy use efficiency of thermal power plants, improving the transmission network capacity, and expanding the renewable energy base. The project interventions will include: (i) conversion of power plants at Siddhirganj, Baghabari, and Khulna to combine cycle power plants; (ii) construction of 180 km 132 kV transmission lines and four 133/32 kV ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7889
|Approval Date||17 Oct 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||700|
Electricity transmission and distribution
Energy efficiency and conservation
Renewable energy generation - solar
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
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