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Detail of GEF Project #115

GEF Project ID115
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePhaseout of Ozone Depleting Substances
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaOzone Depleting Substances
Approval Date1996-04-01
CEO Endorsement Date1996-11-05
GEF Agency Approval Date1997-03-11
Project Completion Date2001-04-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Economy
DescriptionThis project will phaseout direct annual consumption of at least 1054 metric tons of weighted ozone-depleting substance potential, or about 55\% of Poland's 1994 weighted consumption, through phaseout of CFCs in three refrigeration subprojects, two subprojects in other industries requiring foam-blowing, and one subproject in the medical aerosol industry. In addition, it will partially fund a non-profit foundation, Prozon, that will collect and process used refrigerants, primarily CFC-12. Finally, it will support both training in alternatives to halons in fire protection systems, and a national ODS Phaseout project management unit.
Implementation StatusLast supervision and completion mission was undertaken on 2/12/01 report that as of 2/2001, the amount of SDR 4,291,360 (97.5\%) including Special Account was disbursed. The disbursed and committed ratio of the Grant was 100 \%. The Implementation Completion Report was completed on 6/25/2001.
GEF Project Grant
6,214,000 USD
GEF Grant
6,214,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
13,953,000 USD
Project Cost
20,167,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
6,214,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
13,953,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
20,167,000 USD
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