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Detail of GEF Project #2649

GEF Project ID2649
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameRural Electrification and Renewable Energy Development
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program6
Approval Date2004-12-22
GEF Agency Approval Date2005-02-04
Project Completion Date2008-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyMinistry of Electricity
DescriptionThe Project development objectives are : (i) To create a comprehensive Rural Electrification Strategy and an enabling environment for exploiting renewable energy; and (ii) To implement appropriate institutional set-up and regulatory framework for rural electrification and renewable energy development in a sustained manner.
Implementation Status11/18/04: Minor delays were caused because of confirming cofinancing arrangements and Eid vacations in Yemen. The MSP document (Request for financing) is now expected to be sent to GEF on 11/23/04. 01/31/05: Awaiting final clearance from ACTTF
GEF Project Grant
999,232 USD
GEF Grant
999,232 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,001,643 USD
Project Cost
2,000,875 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
Project Documents

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