47036-001: Project Preparatory Facility for Energy

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Project Preparatory Facility for Energy (the Facility) is intended to prepare a series of hydropower projects and related transmission infrastructure for development in Nepal, emphasizing private sector participation and regional integration. The first component of Facility will support for project preparatory activities of selected candidate hydropower projects and a Second Nepal - India 400 kilo-volt (kV) cross border transmission line project, and produce a set of bankable documents. ... Read More

Country Nepal
Project Number 47036-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Grant
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Grant No. 0361
Approval Date 24 Sep 2013
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 21,000
Sector Energy
Subsector Electricity transmission and distribution
Large hydropower generation
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: C
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C


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