44406-012: Innovative Financial Instruments for Power Grid

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


India has been experiencing an annual economic growth exceeding 8% per annum for the last several years, and the government is working to create an enabling environment for this growth rate to be maintained at this level and accelerated further over the medium term. To expand power supply network is a key infrastructural input to sustain such a growth rate. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (Powergrid) is the public sector corporation that is responsible for construction, expansion, ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 44406-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7688
Approval Date 26 Nov 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 225
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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