The $10 million loan will fund the expansion of two existing thermal power plants, Voitsberg and St. Andrae, in southern Austria.
The Voitsberg-St. Andra Electric Power Project is one of two power projects approved for Austria in 1956, both carried out by Verbundgesellschaft, the Austrian Electric Power Corporation. Both projects are part of the program of power expansion being carried out in Austria. The Voitsberg and St. Andra projects are both expansions of thermal plants using domestic brown coal.
The profile contains project and financial information and lists of project documents and archival records.
The report contains information on the visit of P. J. Squire to inspect progress on the five projects financed by the Bank in Eastern Austria (1516748).
The press releases announce the World Bank's approval of two loans totaling $31 million for electric power expansion in Austria (1516748).
View of power plant under construction (1715962; Credit: The World Bank).
Worker operates a machine manufactured by Allgemeine Elektricitäts-Gesellschaft (1715962; Credit: The World Bank).
The report appraises the Austrian power expansion program and gives a more detailed appraisal of three power projects included in the program.