Power Transmission Enhancement Investment Program Tranche 4 (ADB-37192-044)

Countries
  • Pakistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
A
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Voting Date
Dec 3, 2014
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Borrower
National Transmission & Despatch Company Limited
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Sectors
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 330.50 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 248.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 335.30 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Oct 17, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 28, 2017


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Project Description
This project funds 10 subprojects covering: line bay extension and 281 kilometers of 500-kilovolt (kV) transmission line from the 500-kV Muzaffargarh grid station for electricity evacuation from the 747-MW Guddu power plant; four new 220-kV grid stations and in/out transmission lines at Chakdara, D.I. Khan, Lalian, and Nowshehra; installation of a static var system at 220-/132-kV Quetta industrial grid station; extension of 500-kV grid stations at Jamshoro and Gujranwala, and augmentation of 500-kV grid station at Rewat; and procurement of construction and operational equipment.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
This project is financed by: ADB: Ordinary capital resources (Loan): US$ 248 million Agence Francaise de Developpement (Loan): US$ 82.5 million
Contact Information
National Transmission & Despatch Company Limited WAPDA House Shahrah-e-Quaid-e-Azam Lahore, Pakistan ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB The Accountability Mechanism is an independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an Asian Development Bank-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism, they may investigate to assess whether the Asian Development Bank is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. You can learn more about the Accountability Mechanism and how to file a complaint at: http://www.adb.org/site/accountability-mechanism/main