ADB Loan 45306-001: Takhiatash Power Plant Efficiency Improvement Project

Title of task:

ADB Loan 45306-001: Takhiatash Power Plant Efficiency Improvement Project

Country: Uzbekistan

Location within country: Karakalpakstan

Name of client:

Asian Development Bank

Implementation period(month/year):

October, 2017 - September, 2020

Name of senior professional staff of your firm involved and functions performed (indicate most significant profiles such as Project Director/Coordinator, Team Leader):

Madina Khalmirzayeva - Environmental Expert

Project description:

ADB is helping Uzbekistan upgrade the Takhiatash thermal power plant to meet rising electricity demand in the western part of the country. The project will involve building two combined-cycle gas turbine units, decommissioning old and inefficient power generation units, improving energy efficiency, and increasing power supply to the Karakalpakstan and Khorezm regionsThe project, to be implemented in the Takhiatash thermal power plant (TPP), involves building two combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) units, decommissioning old and inefficient power generation units, improving energy efficiency, and increasing power supply to the Karakalpakstan and Khorezm regions. It includes a capacity development component to improve corporate performance and a social development component to foster gender equality