Kazakhstan – Alma Electricity Transmission Project

November 16, 2010

IBRD Loan: US$78 million

Terms: Maturity = 25 years; Grace = 5 years

Project ID: P116919


Project Description: The Alma Electricity Transmission Project for Kazakhstan aims to support the Government of Kazakhstan's efforts to improve the reliability and quality of electricity in a way that is environmentally responsible and financially sustainable to the Almaty region. Expanding and upgrading the transmission system in the south, especially the Almaty Oblast, is urgently needed to prevent emergency situations and widespread supply cut-offs that hurt the economy and the population.

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Jonathan Daly
Tel : (202) 473-2588