43299-012: Increasing Access to Energy in Rural Nepal

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA supports ADB's Energy for All Initiative, which develops new approaches for scaling up access to energy for the poor, in line with ADB's commitment to inclusive and environmentally sustainable growth. The TA will pilot test the SMB approach to increase the number of improved water mills by helping poor households gain access to local financing, technology, and know-how to enable financially viable but nonbankable projects to become bankable. The key feature of the SMB approach is the ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 43299-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Numbers TA No. 7504
Approval Date 05 Mar 2010
Geographical Location Rural Nepal
Sector Energy
Subsector Renewable energy generation - small hydro
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)


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