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Detail of GEF Project #4282

GEF Project ID4282
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePAS: Grid Connected Solar PV Central Station Project
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaClimate Change
Strategic ProgramCC-3
PIF Approval Date2010-06-23
Approval Date2012-11-21
GEF Agency Approval Date2013-03-12
Project StatusUnder Implementation
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyPublic Utilities Board (PUB)
DescriptionThe project objective is to contribute to reducing Kiribati's dependence on imported petroleum for power generation in order to improve energy security and to reduce the GHG emissions from diesel fuel use for grid electricity supply in Kiribati. The specific objective of the proposed MSP is to serve as a catalyst for the substitution of the diesel based electricity generation for the South Tarawa grid by grid-connected solar PV supply of electricity.
GEF Project Grant
1,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,900,000 USD
Project Cost
2,900,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant (CEO Appr.)
1,000,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Appr.)
2,920,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Appr.)
3,920,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees (CEO Appr.)
100,000 USD
Project Documents

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