Tina River Hydropower Development Project Additional Financing (WB-P172294)

  • Solomon Islands
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Nov 27, 2019
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Government of Solomon Islands
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  • Hydropower
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Investment Type(s)
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 1.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jan 24, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Nov 3, 2019

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Project Description

According to bank documents, the proposed project will consist of four components: (i) hydropower facility (HPF); (ii) access road; (iii) transmission line; and (iv) technical assistance.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Australia-Pacific Islands Partnership Trust Fund US$ 1 million

Contact Information

World Bank
Takafumi Kadono, Senior Energy Specialist

Solomon Islands Ministry of Finance and Treasury
Mckinnie Dentana, Permanent Secretary

Implementing Agencies
Solomon Islands Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification
Chris Vehe (Dr), Permanent Secretary

Solomon Islands Electricity Authority
Pradip Verma, CEO

Tina Hydropower Limited
Jaeil Ryoo, Chief Executive Officer
jiryoo6901@gmail.co m


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