Lao People's Democratic Republic: Greater Mekong Subregion Northern Power Transmission

Lao People's Democratic Republic: Greater Mekong Subregion Northern Power Transmission

Locations

Type

Transmission

Status

Under Construction

Total Reported Cost

57.9 million USD

Initiatives

Start Date

Jan. 26 2010

Start of Construction

Planned Completion Date

Dec. 30 2019

Contractors

Consultants

Funders

Source(s) Amount
20,000,000 USD
37,880,000 USD

Description

This joint project between the Asian Development Bank and the Export-Import Bank of Korea will construct 398 kilometers of transmission lines from Paklay-Nonhai, Paklay-Sayaboury, and Paklay-Thali to expand access to the electricity grid in Laos' western provinces of Vientiane, Xaignabouli, and Phongsali.