42534-012: Demonstration Project for Improved Electricity Services to the Low-Income Communities in Rural Areas

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed project aims to improve the quality of oife of the residents of bag centers (smallest administration unit) in Mongolia by providing reliable electricity supply to remote communities.The project is comprised of three components: component A (detailed field survey, baseline socioeconomic survey, and shortlisting demonstration bag centers); component B (construction of transmission and distribution lines using Single Wire Earth Return (SWER) technology in selected demonstration bag ... Read More

Country Mongolia
Project Number 42534-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Grant No. 9139
Approval Date 09 Sep 2009
Closing Date 05 Dec 2013
Geographical Location Mongolia
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C


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