Study on Energy Security (ADB-48277-004)

Countries
  • Bangladesh
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Active
Bank Risk Rating
U
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Dec 17, 2014
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Borrower
Bangladesh Power Development Board
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Energy
  • Technical Cooperation
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Investment Type(s)
Grant
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 1.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Nov 3, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Mar 30, 2017


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Project Description
This project will provide technical assistance on studies of energy sector and feasibility studies of high priority power projects to provide an understanding of energy supplies and security in Bangladesh and identification of best power generation options.
Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information
Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) WAPDA Building, 9th Floor Motijhel C/A Dhaka-1000,Bangladesh 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