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Detail of GEF Project #636

GEF Project ID636
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameBarrier Removal for Cross Sectoral Energy Efficiency
RegionAsia and the Pacific
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program5
Approval Date1999-05-07
CEO Endorsement Date2000-05-19
GEF Agency Approval Date2001-07-12
Project Completion Date2010-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyMinistry of Hydro-Electric Resources (MoHER) /Electricite du Liban (EDL)
DescriptionThe goal of this project is to reduce GHG emissions in Lebanon by improving demand side energy efficiency through the creation of a multi-purpose Lebanese Centre for Energy Conservation and Planning. The Centre, which is expected to be a “soft” and flexible institutional set-up, will simultaneously undertake barrier removal activities and provide energy efficiency services to the public and private sector industries as a set in becoming an independent, commercially viable private corporation. There will be a broad range of supporting activities including information dissemination, awareness programmes, and policy analysis and programme design.
Implementation StatusDelegation of authority to sign project document sent to FO on 28 August 2000.
GEF Project Grant
3,400,000 USD
GEF Grant
3,400,000 USD
Cofinancing Total
2,000,000 USD
Project Cost
5,400,000 USD
GEF Project (CEO Endo.)
3,400,000 USD
Cofinancing Total (CEO Endo.)
2,000,000 USD
Project Cost (CEO Endo.)
5,400,000 USD
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