Project Details
Regional Power Interconnection Project
Summary:The Regional Power Interconnection Project will address electric supply needs in Afghanistan and electric infrastructure development and export plans in Turkmenistan. The technical assistance will prepare the project for consideration by Asian Development Bank and other financiers.
Expected Outcome:In both Afghanistan and Turkmenistan, the outcome will be increased utility commercialization through the application of a long-term power purchase and sales agreement. The impact will be increased regional cooperation and optimized use of regional energy resources.
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Date Approved:2011
Expected Completion:2014
Funding Type:Technical Assistance
Funding Amount:Asian Development Bank: $1,300,000
Shared: $100,000 (Government of Afghanistan and Government of Turkmenistan)
Links/Documents:ADB Project Page