Power Sector Reform and Sustainable Hydropower Development Project

Funding Information
(USD)
Total Actual Commitment:
21,000,000 USD
Total Planned Commitment:
0 USD
Total Actual Disbursements:
8,900,289 USD
Total Planned Disbursements:
0 USD
Unallocated Disbursements:
12,099,711 USD
TOTAL EXPENDITURES:
0 USD USD
Additional Information
Project Created By:
bkadhikari@mof.gov.np
Project Modified By:
atl@mof.gov.np
Project Created On:
10/19/2021
Created in workspace:
IECCD Workspace -Team
 
Identification
Project Title: 
Power Sector Reform and Sustainable Hydropower Development Project VALIDATED
ID: 
8723817113298

IATI Identifier: 


Gender Marker: 
Neutral

Climate Change Relevance: 
Neutral

Status:  On-Going
Budget Head: 
Status Reason: 

 


Input: 

 


Outputs: 

(1). Preparaion of Upper Arun Hydropower Project (UAHEP) and Ikhuwa Khola Hydropower Project (IKHP) - ESIA; Detailed Engineering Design; Bidding documents for project construction;

(2). Preparation of key transmission line projects to be identified: - Undertake a feasibility study and prepare basic design, route survey, ESIA, and bid documents for supply and construction;

(3). River basin planning with an integrated water resource management (IWRM) approach for selected river basins;

(4). Recommendations for improvement of water resources management and regulations, including updating of the Water Resource Act and capacity building of the WECS;

(5). Preparation of Power System Expansion Plan, including preparation of a Hydropower Generation Master Plan;

(6). Establishing and operationalizing a power trading company;

(7). Recommendations of NEA business restructuring for improved management and efficiency;

(8).  Strategic Environmental and Social Assessment (SESA) for River basing Planning;

(9). Recommendations for environmental and social guidelines for hydropower development;

(10). Safeguard capacity building for management of transmission line ROW issues;

(11). Support for project management.


Outcome:

(a). Strengthened the capacity for planing and preparation of hydro power projects and transmission line projects

(b). Improved readiness of the power sector agencies for regulatory and institutional reforms


Impact: 

The project will benefit NEA and GON agencies in terms of master planning and preparation of hydropower and transmission projects, creation of a conducive environment for promotion of hydropower and water resources development in a sustainable way, and improvement of institutional capacity for power sector policy making.



Budget Type:
On Budget

Treasury Type:
On-treasury

Humanitarian Aid: No

Planning

Date of Agreement:  09-25-2015
Date of effectiveness:  06-02-2016
Proposed Start Date: 
Actual Start Date:  07-01-2015
Planned Completion Date:  06-30-2020
Extension Date 1:  01-31-2021
Extension Date 2:  05-30-2021
Location
[NEPAL] 100.0%

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National Plan
[Infrastructure Development Policy]   [Water Resources]   [Hydro Electricity] 100.0%
Sectors

PRIMARY SECTORS
Nepal Sector Classification - ENERGY (100.0)%


Implementing/Executing Agencies

Donor Organization: 
  • World Bank Trust Funds
  • International Development Association

Counterpart Ministry : 
  • Ministry of Finance 100.0 %

Executing Agency: 
  • Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation 100.0 %

Implementing Agency: 
  • Ministry of Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation 25.0 %
  • Nepal Electricity Authority 75.0 %
Funding
GON Fund
Location Transaction Date Amount
Federal 03-22-2021 1,000,000 NPR
Benificary Fund
Location Transaction Date Amount
Federal NPR
International Development Association
Transaction Type Transaction Date Type Of Assistance Mode Of Payment Post Earthquake Assistance Aid Type Financing Instrument Amount
Actual Commitment 09-25-2015 Concessional Loan Assistance Cash No NORMAL CASE Project Support 20,000,000 USD
Sub Total Actual Commitment: 20,000,000 USD
Sub Total Planned Commitment: 0 USD
Actual Disbursement 06-30-2017 Concessional Loan Assistance Cash No NORMAL CASE Project Support 300,000 USD
Actual Disbursement 06-30-2018 Concessional Loan Assistance Cash No NORMAL CASE Project Support 1,700,000 USD
Actual Disbursement 06-30-2019 Concessional Loan Assistance Cash No NORMAL CASE Project Support 2,420,559 USD
Actual Disbursement 02-10-2020 Concessional Loan Assistance Cash No NORMAL CASE Project Support 2,354,931 USD
Actual Disbursement 12-28-2020 Concessional Loan Assistance Cash No NORMAL CASE Project Support 1,460,000 USD
Sub Total Actual Disbursement: 8,235,490 USD
Sub Total Planned Disbursement: 0 USD
UNDISBURSED BALANCE: 11,764,510 USD
World Bank Trust Funds
Transaction Type Transaction Date Type Of Assistance Mode Of Payment Post Earthquake Assistance Aid Type Financing Instrument Amount
Actual Commitment 03-24-2021 Grant Aid Reimbursable No NORMAL CASE Project Support 1,000,000 USD
Sub Total Actual Commitment: 1,000,000 USD
Sub Total Planned Commitment: 0 USD
Actual Disbursement 06-22-2021 Grant Aid Reimbursable No NORMAL CASE Project Support 664,799 USD
Sub Total Actual Disbursement: 664,799 USD
Sub Total Planned Disbursement: 0 USD
UNDISBURSED BALANCE: 335,201 USD
Progress Achieved

Progress Achieved: 

 


Key Problems: 

 


Steps Taken to solve the problem: 

 


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