Regional Power Interconnection Project


The Regional Power Interconnection Project will address electric supply needs in Afghanistan and electric infrastructure development and export plans in Turkmenistan.  The technical assistance will prepare the project for consideration by Asian Development Bank and other financiers.

Expected Outcome

In both Afghanistan and Turkmenistan, the outcome will be increased utility commercialization through the application of a long-term power purchase and sales agreement. The impact will be increased regional cooperation and optimized use of regional energy resources.

Expected Outputs

Project Types

Technical Assistance


Funding AgencyAmount (USD millions)Notes
Asian Development Bank 1.3
Government of Turkmenistan 0.07
Government of Afghanistan 0.03
Total 1.4