Original disclosure @ EIB website
Updated in EWS Mar 6, 2020
Disclosed by Bank Dec 2, 2019
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According to the bank website, "The project will increase access to electricity supply in selected areas of Western Nepal by 2024, while also improving quality and efficiency of the service. It would also contribute to national development objectives as defined in the 2013 National Energy Strategy of Nepal."
The bank document entails "the construction of approximately 35new 33/11kV substations and associated medium voltage (MV) and low voltage (LV) distribution lines. In the order of 500km of 33kV and 5,000 km of 11kVand LV distribution lineswill be constructed. The programme will also include installation of distribution transformers, low voltage capacitor banks and low voltage lines to connect new consumers to the grid."
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