Private Sector-led Mini-grid Energy Access Project

Funding Information
(USD)
Total Actual Commitment:
7,610,000 USD
Total Planned Commitment:
0 USD
Total Actual Disbursements:
886,525 USD
Total Planned Disbursements:
0 USD
Unallocated Disbursements:
6,723,475 USD
TOTAL EXPENDITURES:
0 USD USD
Additional Information
Project Created By:
aharyal@mof.gov.np
Project Modified By:
worldbank@amp.org
Project Created On:
10/26/2021
Created in workspace:
IECCD Workspace -Team
 
Identification
Project Title: 
Private Sector-led Mini-grid Energy Access Project VALIDATED
ID: 
87238104622291

IATI Identifier: 


Gender Marker: 
Neutral

Climate Change Relevance: 
Highly relevant

Status:  On-Going
Budget Head: 
Status Reason: 

 


Input: 

 


Outputs: 
  1. New mini-grids constructed.
  2. Mini-grids interconnected with national grid.
  3. Existing mini-grids rehabiliated.
  4. Capacity of ESCOs and PBs enhanced
  5. Capacity of PMT and relevant GoN inistitutions enhanced.
  6. Awareness and capacity of consumers increased, and,
  7. Key project documents, guidelines, standards, references etc on mini-grids in Nepal are produced.

Outcome:
  1. Increased livelihood and business opportunities,
  2. Access to reliable and clean source of energy,
  3. Reduction in greenhouse gas emission,
  4. Enhanced electricity infrastructure with minimizing burden on public finances,
  5. Increased capacity of stakeholders to enhance project sustainability,
  6. Facilitation of future energy access and intervention

 


Impact: 
  1. Rural residential and nonresidential customers will gain access to new or improved energy services in rural areas through renewable energy mini-grids.
  2. The use of electricity will replace their consumption of mainly diesel, kerosene, and batteries as well as other non-conventional energy sources.
  3. ESCOs and PBs will benefit from the availability of long-term credit facility. Additionally, the GoN/AEPC, PBs, and ESCOs will benefit from capacity development and training to promote private sector participation. Besides, the project will fund targeted communication and capacity building to women to enhance their role and participation in the sector.
  4. Overall, this project is expected to provide electricity services to different types of customers – typically known as Anchor, Business and Communities (ABC) customers.


Budget Type:
On Budget

Treasury Type:


Humanitarian Aid: No

Planning

Date of Agreement:  04-22-2019
Date of effectiveness: 
Proposed Start Date: 
Actual Start Date: 
Planned Completion Date:  04-30-2023
Location
[NEPAL] 100.0%

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National Plan
[National Development Plan (NDP)]   [Infrastructure Development Policy]   [Alternative Energy] 100.0%
Sectors

PRIMARY SECTORS
Nepal Sector Classification - RENEWABLE ENERGY (100.0)%


Implementing/Executing Agencies

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

Counterpart Ministry : 
  • Ministry of Energy 100.0 %

Executing Agency: 
  • Alternative Energy promotion center 100.0 %

Implementing Agency: 
  • Alternative Energy promotion center 100.0 %
Funding
GON Fund
Location Transaction Date Amount
Federal 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
Sub Total Actual Commitment: 0 USD
Sub Total Planned Commitment: 0 USD
Sub Total Actual Disbursement: 0 USD
Sub Total Planned Disbursement: 0 USD
UNDISBURSED BALANCE: 0 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 04-22-2019 Grant Aid Direct Payment No NORMAL CASE Project Support 7,610,000 USD
Sub Total Actual Commitment: 7,610,000 USD
Sub Total Planned Commitment: 0 USD
Actual Disbursement 06-17-2020 Grant Aid Direct Payment No NORMAL CASE Project Support 886,525 USD
Sub Total Actual Disbursement: 886,525 USD
Sub Total Planned Disbursement: 0 USD
UNDISBURSED BALANCE: 6,723,475 USD
Progress Achieved

Progress Achieved: 

 


Key Problems: 

 


Steps Taken to solve the problem: 

 


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