47018-001: Gas Development Master Plan

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


There is a critical need to develop a gas sector master plan for Afghanistan's emerging gas sector. The master plan would cover a 20-year horizon (2015-2035) and would entail (i) preparation of gas demand and supply outlook and scenarios; (ii) development of market assessments and netback analysis; (iii) review current policies and plans in context of gas development; (iv) assessment of the financial requirements and needs; (v) evaluation of pricing options for various segments viz domestic ... Read More

Country Afghanistan
Project Number 47018-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers TA No. 8401
Approval Date 08 Jun 2015
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 700
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy sector development and institutional reform
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Partnerships (PAR)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)


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