Wholesale Metering and Transmission Reinforcement Project (ADB-47017-003)

Countries
  • Tajikistan
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
B
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Voting Date
Dec 2, 2014
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Borrower
Government of Tajikistan, Barki Tajik and Barki Tojik Joint Stock Holding Company
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Sectors
  • Energy
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 54.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Grant Amount (USD)
$ 54.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jan 7, 2018

Disclosed by Bank Mar 15, 2017


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Project Description
According to ADB website, the project will improve: (i) electricity wholesale metering and billing all over the Republic of Tajikistan; and (ii) electricity supply in Panjakent region through reinforcement of high voltage transmission network. The outcome of the project will be an expanded and metered transmission system. The outputs of the project include: (i) installation of 2,700 wholesale meters and billing system; and (ii) 90 km of new 220kV transmission line interconnecting the Panjakent and Ayni regions.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Project Officer: Luo, Tianhua Central and West Asia Department, ADB No contact information provided at the time of disclosure. Executing Agencies: 1. Barki Tajik 64 Somoni Street, Dushanbe 734026, Tajikistan 2. Barki Tojik Joint Stock Holding Company Contact Person: Mr. Ismoilzoda Mirzo Ibrohim, Chairman Email Address: barki_tojik@tajn_t.__m Office Address: 734026, Dushanbe I. Somoni Str., 64 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