Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission and Distribution System Improvement Project (ADB-47100-004)

  • India
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Specific Location
Madhya Pradesh
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Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Nov 27, 2013
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M Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Co.Ltd.
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  • Construction
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 350.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 500.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jul 15, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Mar 24, 2017

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Project Description

The project finances the construction of 1,800 circuit kilometers of transmission lines, more than 3,100 circuit kilometers of distribution lines, and construction or upgrades to electrical substations in Madhya Pradesh.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

M Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Co.Ltd.
Nishtha Parisar, Govindpura, Bhopal
Madhya Pradesh, 461 023, India

M Pradesh Paschim Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Co. Ltd.
Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh Poorv Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Co Ltd
Block No. 7, Shakti Bhawan, Vidyut Nagar
Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh 482 008 India

Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission Company Limited
Madhya Pradesh

Ministry of Finance (Aid Accounts & Audit Division)
5th Floor, B Wing, Janpath Bhawan
Janpath, New Delhi 110 001


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