Transmission project, India

The transmission project consists of capacity expansion in a more than 1500 km long transmission line, connecting the central and southern parts of India.

The transaction covers the delivery of equipment to terminal stations on each side of a more than 1500 km long transmission line between the central and southern parts of the country. The purpose of the project is to increase the capacity of the existing transmission grid to enable safer and more efficient energy transfer between different parts of India. The transmission project has a preliminary classification as a category A-project. Additional information on the social and environmental impacts is available using the following link: 
https://www.adb.org/projects/documents/ind-green-energy-corridor-and-grid-strengthening-project-rrp

This information was published on EKN´s website www.ekn.se on 14 July, 2017.  Comments on the project can be made within 30 days. This procedure is in accordance with the OECD Recommendation on Common Approaches for ECAs.