44426-014: National Grid Improvement Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
To optimize transnational power supply and promote country-wide power transfer in an efficient manner, the Government aims to integrate regional power grid network systems, which comprise five interconnected electrical regions including northern, north-eastern, eastern, western, and southern. Each electrical region attempts to connect and synchronize power system of neighboring states within the region, but interregional power transfer capacity has still been limited. Since natural energy ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
Loan No. 2787
|Approval Date||30 Sep 2011|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||500,000|
|Subsector||Electricity transmission and distribution|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Drivers of Change||
Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 3: Some gender elements (SGE)|
Indigenous People: C
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