Electricity Grid Strengthening--Sumatra Program (ADB-49080-001)

Regions
  • East Asia and Pacific
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • Indonesia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Sumatra
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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, 2015
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Borrower
Government of Indonesia, P.T. Perusahaan Listrik Negara
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Sectors
  • Energy
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 600.00 million
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 600.00 million
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Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Sep 24, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Mar 27, 2017


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Project Description

According to ADB website, the ADB is working with Indonesia to strengthen the electricity grid in Sumatra. The project is supporting the government's 35 gigawatt power generation expansion program and assisting in efforts to reach the remaining 16% of the Sumatran population with no access to modern energy services.

The project's impact will be the quality of life in Indonesian society enhanced by the sustainable use of electricity as a key driver of increased economic activity. Electricity Power Supply Business Plan (RUPTL), 2015-2024.

Investment Description
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Contact Information

Project Officer: Palupi, Ira
Southeast Asia Department
No contact information provided at the time of disclosure.

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB

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