Power System Energy Efficiency Improvement Project (WB-P162151)

  • Myanmar
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Dec 12, 2018
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Ministry of Finance
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  • Energy
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 160.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 330.00 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 Mar 27, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Nov 10, 2017

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Project Description

The proposed project seeks to increase the capacity and efficiency of generation and transmission system in the project area. The following project indicators are proposed to capture the development objectives:
1. Projected lifetime fuel savings (MJ);
2. Increase in power transfer capacity in the transmission grid (MW/year).
3. Increase in generation capacity (MW);

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Borrowing Agency                                       USD$   10.00  million
International Development Association (IDA - World Bank) USD$ 160.00  million

Contact Information

1/World Bank
Sunil Kumar Khosla
Lead Energy Specialist

Ministry of Finance

3/Implementing Agencies
Electric Power Generation Enterprise
Contact: U Khin Maung Win
Title: Managing Director
Email: ukhinmgwin09@gmail.com

Ministry of Electricity and Energy
Contact: U Htein Lwin

Title: Permanent Secretary

Email: hteinlwin.moep2@gmail.com


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