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Detail of GEF Project #449

GEF Project ID449
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NamePhotovoltaic-Based Rural Electrification in Peru
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program6
PDF-A Approval Date1998-02-22
Approval Date1998-03-30
CEO Endorsement Date1999-01-22
GEF Agency Approval Date1999-04-14
Project Completion Date2007-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistry of Energy and Mines
DescriptionThe objective of the proposed project is to assist the Government of Peru in removing barriers to sustainable rural electrification using photovoltaic (PV) technology in remote rural areas, thereby reducing the long-term growth of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The project will demonstrate the viability of establishing micro enterprises to sell, maintain and operate the PV systems, as well as create incentives for increased public and private sector investment in photovoltaic-based rural electrification.
Implementation StatusProject activities under implementation as scheduled.
PDF A Amount
25,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,930,093 USD
GEF Grant
3,955,093 USD
Cofinancing Total
6,872,697 USD
Project Cost
10,827,790 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
3,930,093 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
7,019,019 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
10,974,112 USD
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