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Detail of GEF Project #4718

GEF Project ID4718
UNDP PMIS ID4675
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameProduction of Sustainable, Renewable Biomass-based Charcoal for the Iron and steel Industry in Brazil
CountryBrazil
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
PIF Approval Date2012-03-28
PPG Approval Date2012-03-28
Approval Date2012-06-07
CEO Endorsement Date2014-01-24
Project StatusCEO Endorsed
GEF AgencyUNDP
Executing AgencyMinistry of Science and Technology
DescriptionTo reduce the greenhouse gas emissions from the iron and steel sector in the Brazilian State of Minas Gerais, by (i) developing and demonstrating enhanced, clean conversion technologies for renewable, biomass-based charcoal production, and (ii) implementing an effective, supportive policy framework.
PPG Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
7,150,000 USD
GEF Grant
7,200,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
32,700,000 USD
Project Cost
39,900,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
715,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
7,150,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
36,800,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
44,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
715,000 USD
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