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Detail of GEF Project #4132

GEF Project ID4132
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameTT-Pilot (GEF 4): Promotion and Development of Local Wind Technologies in Mexico
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
Strategic ProgramCC-3
PIF Approval Date2009-09-30
Approval Date2009-11-12
CEO Endorsement Date2011-12-29
GEF Agency Approval Date2012-05-15
Project StatusUnder Implementation
Executing AgencyElectrical Research Institute
DescriptionThe general objective of the project is to include Mexico as a key player in the world's wind energy market, expanding its wind generation capacity by enabling local development and implementation of wind turbines technologies. The specific objectives are to: i) consolidate the human capacities and skills required for the design of state of the art wind turbines ii) structure a value chain for the production of goods and services at the national level in the wind energy sector and consolidate the capabilities for manufacturing and assembling wind turbines; iii) consolidate the technical capabilities for the operation, testing and certification of wind turbines with a high component of national technology ; and iv) support the development and provide capacity building to promote wind power application through distributed generation by Small Power Producers (SPPs).
GEF Project Grant
5,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
5,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
18,600,000 USD
Project Cost
23,600,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
500,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
5,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
33,600,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
38,600,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Endo.)
500,000 USD
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