44917-014: National Grid Improvement Project (formerly Powergrid)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
POWERGRID s immediate investment plans focus on the transmission projects required to deliver electricity from 55 new IPP power generation plants to primary load centers. Known collectively as the high capacity power transmission corridors program, these projects include nine major transmission schemes approved by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) with an estimated total cost of more than $12.9 billion. The project proposed for ADB financing is the biggest of these ... Read More
|Borrower/Equity Investment Name||–|
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Private sector (Nonsovereign)|
|Approval Date||30 Sep 2011|
|Subsector||Electricity transmission and distribution|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Indigenous People: C
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