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Detail of GEF Project #4060

GEF Project ID4060
Funding SourceSpecial Climate Change Fund
Project NameTT-Pilot (GEF-4): Introduction of Renewable Wave Energy Technologies for the Generation of Electric Power in Small Coastal Communities in Jamaica
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
Strategic ProgramCC-4
PIF Approval Date2009-09-29
PPG Approval Date2009-09-29
Approval Date2009-09-29
Project Cancellation Date2011-10-13
Project StatusCancelled
Executing AgencyMinistry of Energy and Mining, and the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica’s Centre of Excellence for Renewable Energy
DescriptionThe main objective of the project is the introduction of renewable wave energy in a Small Island Developing State like Jamaica for the electrification of coastal rural communities (both on and off-grid) and to contribute to lowering the risk of these communities exposure to high energy storm waves.
PPG Amount
26,400 USD
GEF Project Grant
715,000 USD
GEF Grant
741,400 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,420,000 USD
Project Cost
2,161,400 USD
GEF Agency Fees
71,500 USD
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