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TA 7253-AZE: Power Distribution Development Investment Program, Azerbaijan

Power Distribution Development Investment Program
2010 Azerbaijan Power Investment Energy ADB

The Scope

The technical assistance aimed at the preparation of MFF structured in two phases; first phase of TA covered a detailed sector assessment encompassing preparation of a power distribution sector road map and investment program, assessment of capacity building needs, preparation of the MFF program, and selection of sub projects for Tranche 1, while second phase involved the requisite due diligence assessment (as per ADB’s procedures and guidelines) such as engineering design, economic evaluation, financial analysis and financial management review, environmental assessment and resettlement, indigenous peoples, and social assessment of candidate sub projects under the Tranche 2 of MFF. 

Our Role

An experienced multidisciplinary team was deployed by us to carry out the services. The activities performed by us included: 

  • Power sector assessment and diagnostics;
  • Preparation of the power distribution sector roadmap with updated investment and capacity development program;
  • Preparation of the power distribution sector investment program;
  • Financial management assessment;
  • Preparation of the MFF program and selection of subprojects for Tranche 1;
  • Undertake the technical design and due diligence assessment for selected Tranche 1 under MFF financing;
  • Undertake financial and economic analysis;
  • Undertake environmental assessment, social safeguard framework and social and poverty assessment; and

Provide assistance in processing and approval of MFF program.