Original disclosure @ ADB website
Updated in EWS Jul 13, 2020
Disclosed by Bank Mar 31, 2017
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According to ADB website, ADB is helping Armenia further overhaul its Soviet-era power network, including expanding its supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system, and upgrading two 220 kilovolt substations at Agarak 2 and Shinuhayr. The project will reduce power losses, boost capacity, and improve the quality and reliability of power supplies to both urban and rural customers. This project is associated with closed ADB project: Power Transmission Rehabilitation Project (ADB-46416-001).
The project will include three main components:
1. Expansion of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system
2. Rehabilitation of four existing 220/110-kilovolt (kV) substation
3. Support for institutional development, capacity building, and project management.
The project will help increase the electricity supply to urban and rural consumers to support inclusive and sustainable economic development.
Project Officer: Luo, Tianhua
Central and West Asia Department, ADB
No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.
Executing Agency: Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources of the Republic of Armenia
Email Address: MINENERGY@MINENERGY.AM
Office Address: Government Building 2, Republic Square, 375010 Yerevan
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