GMS Nam Theun 2 Hydropower Development Project Phase II


Project 37734-022
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Type TA
Sector Energy
Country Lao PDR
Start 2004
End 2006
Status Closed
Last Edited 05 Jul 2021


US$('000) 1,180

Project Description

The objectives of the TA is to undertake the second phase of the preparatory work for the Nam Theun II Hydropower Development Project (NT2 Project). The scope of the TA will include (i) incorporation of the findings of the Phase I technical assistance (PPTA No. 4213-LAO: GMS Nam Theun 2 Hydropower Development Project); (ii) confirmation of specific aspects of the economic and financial viability and integrating the results of the social and environmental benefit-cost analysis; (iii) assessment of the macroeconomic impacts of the NT2 Project; (iv) implementaion of the short-and medium-term capacity building program for effective mitigation of social and environmental impacts being developed under PPTA 4213-LAO; (v) supporting the Lao Government's initiatives for communication with the project-affected people; (vi) facilitation of project coordination and management; and (vii) facilitation of effective consultation/participation with various stakeholders including local and international non-government agencies.

Progress (as of March 2021)

Project closed


Contact 1
Contact Name Bui, Duy-Thanh
Organization Asian Development Bank
Contact 2
Contact Name -
Organization -
Email -

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