44396-012: Development of the International Center for Application of Solar Energy Technologies

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


1. Promoting the availability and use of clean energy is one of the highest priorities of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). In 2010, ADB funded nearly $1.76 billion worth of projects with clean energy components, exceeding its $1 billion target for the third year in a row. From 2013, this target will increase to $2 billion a year. The Asia and Pacific region, where demand for energy is projected to almost double by 2030, could start using clean power from sustainable solar energy and other ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 44396-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 7808
Approval Date 17 May 2011
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy efficiency and conservation
Renewable energy generation - solar
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)


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