45303-001: Rural Energy Project (formerly Rural Energy Pilot Project)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The project addresses both power and non-power energy supply in rural Cambodia through (i) electrifying up to 13,700 households in Svay Rieng Province by extending the 22 kilovolt medium-voltage sub-transmission line and the low-voltage distribution network and installing meters; (ii) promoting the use of up to 90,000 improved cookstoves with higher efficiency in rural areas of Kampong Cham Province; and (iii) developing the capacity of Electricity Authority of Cambodia (EAC) which is the ... Read More

Country Cambodia
Project Number 45303-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0336
Approval Date 15 Jan 2013
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Partnerships (PAR)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C


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