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Odessa High Voltage Grid Upgrade



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ESIA disclosed:

17 Aug 2005



Approval date:

29 Nov 2005

Purpose of the Environmental and Social Impact Assessments

The proposed project consists of construction of a new 330 kV power transmission line.

This public sector project involves construction of a new 124 km power transmission line connecting the Usatove and Ajalyk substations in the Odessa region. The project will also include the expansion of these two substations. The line will be constructed along a new route and as part of the assessment a number of alternative routes were considered.

The objective of this project is to increase the reliability of power supply to consumers in the Odessa region and to decrease dependency on unstable power supply from Moldova. The modernization of the substations as well as increased reliability of the power line will increase efficiency will thus have indirect environmental benefits.

There is a project summary document available for this project.

ESIA Summary

EIA Executive Summary 2005 (English) (137KB - PDF)
EIA Executive Summary 2005 (Ukrainian) (348KB - PDF)
EIA Non-Technical Summary Addendum (2009) (418KB - PDF)

Full ESIA availability

Full ESIA documentation is available locally at:
EBRD Headquarters in London,


Ukrenergo office Odessa
11 Koblevska Street
Rooms 301 and 215

Tel: 730-17-61


Ukrenergo office
25 Kominiterna Street
Room 25


EBRD Regional Office Kiev ,
27/23 Sofiyvska Street;

Tel: + 380 44 464 0132

Contact Olga Yeriomina



Environmental enquiries

Margarete Langer
Konrad-Adenauer-Str. 3
D-63263 Neu-Isenburg, Germany

Tel: +49 (0) 6102 206 127
Fax: +49 (0) 6102 206 204

General enquiries

Nataliya Snezhko
Deputy Head of Foreign Economic Relations Department

Tel: 38 044 238 32 70
Fax: 38 044 238 32 81


This document was prepared at an early stage of project development, before consideration by the EBRD Board of Directors. Details of a project may change following disclosure.

Environmental and Social Impact Assessments and ESIA summaries are produced by project sponsors, and the EBRD makes them available without any comment or implied endorsement. Any views expressed or statements made in the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment or the ESIA Summary do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of the EBRD.

Last updated 25 June 2014

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