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Detail of GEF Project #3142

GEF Project ID3142
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameGrid-connected Photovoltaic Project
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program7
Strategic ProgramLD-1; CC-3
Pipeline Entry Date2006-12-18
Approval Date2007-05-01
GEF Agency Approval Date2007-07-17
Project Completion Date2011-06-30
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyElectrical Research Institute and Federal Electricity Commission
DescriptionThe proposed project aims at establishing the basic conditions to facilitate the wide-spread market introduction of grid-connected photovoltaic systems in Mexico, with the two fold purpose of: a) reducing or softening the peak electrical demand in regions with high peak-to-base ratio of electric power demand, resulting from the intensive use of cooling and air conditioning equipment; and b) supporting the grid where the peak supply capacity is limited.
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,000,000 USD
Project Cost
2,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
90,000 USD
Project Documents

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