44219-013: Subregional Electricity Transmission Capacity Expansion Project

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Sub-regional Transmission Capacity Expansion Project (Project) is included in COBP 2013-2015 and Regional COBP 2012-2014, and is scheduled for consideration by ADB's board in 2014. Transmission network strengthening and expansion, in conjunction with current hydropower generation development, is a precondition to reducing load shedding and increased cross border electricity trade. The Project targets the strengthening and expansion of transmission systems and enables Nepal to further ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 44219-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 8272
Approval Date 13 Dec 2012
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)

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