43222-012: Renewable Energy Development in Remote Communities Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The proposed Project will implement 5.5 Mega Watts (MW) of distributed off-grid capacity with (i) solar photovoltaic (PV) home systems; and (ii) mini-grids powered by RETs (PV, micro/pico-hydro and mini-wind). It will also include institutional and beneficiary capacity building in procurement, operation and maintenance (O&M), and monitoring. Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 43222-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7866
Approval Date 09 Sep 2011
Geographical Location Provinces of Oudomxay, Louang Namtha and Phongsaly
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable energy generation - solar
Strategic Agendas 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)


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