47101-002: Assam Power Sector Investment Program - Tranche 1

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The Assam Power Sector Investment Program (the Program) is a Multitranche Financing Facility (MFF) to fund the generation capacity enhancement and distribution efficiency improvement subprojects in the state of Assam, India. The Program will be for an amount of $300 million with the Tranche 1 expected for up to $50 million. Tranche 1 investment components will be for (i) replacement of 60 MW, less efficient gas turbine generators in Lakwa with 70 MW, new and efficient plant; and (ii) ... Read More

Country India
Project Number 47101-002
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 3140
Approval Date 11 Jul 2014
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 50,000
Sector Energy
Subsector Conventional energy generation
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

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