ADB Supports Capacity Building, Power Development in India State

The Asian Development Bank has established a multitranche financing facility worth up to USD200 million to support a

in the Indian state of Assam. The facility will be used to improve the state's power transmission and distribution infrastructure. Technical assistance will also be extended for the development of pilot renewable energy projects in the state.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.