42915-014: Rural Electrification Corporation of India
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
Proceeds of the proposed loan will be relent by REC to finance transmission and distribution (T&D) networks in the rural sector. The loan proceeds will be used to finance the expansion of the high voltage distribution system (HVDS) network which will replace low voltage systems. The installation of the HVDS will facilitate segregation of rural agricultural and nonagricultural feeders to substantially reduce commercial and technical losses. Read More
|Borrower/Equity Investment Name||–|
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Private sector (Nonsovereign)|
|Approval Date||27 Nov 2008|
|Geographical Location||Rural and Semi-Urban India|
|Subsector||Electricity transmission and distribution|
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