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Detail of GEF Project #67

GEF Project ID67
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameCoal-to-Gas Project
RegionEurope and Central Asia
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational ProgramSTRM
Approval Date1991-12-01
GEF Agency Approval Date1994-11-11
Project Completion Date2004-06-30
Project StatusProject Closure
GEF AgencyWorld Bank
Executing AgencyBank for Environmental Protection (EcoBank)
DescriptionThe project expects to demonstrate interfuel substitution and technological innovation as a means of reducing CO2 emissions. GEF funds will be used to extend coal-to-gas conversions to medium-size boilers whose owners could not achieve acceptable financial rates of return without concessional financing.
Implementation StatusProject closed on 6/30/2004 and project development objectives were achieved and project rated "Satisfactory. The amount of NOK 98,080.42 from the grant NORW 23647 and the amount of XDR 76,062.19 from the grant WBTF 28665 were cancelled effective 6/30 and 10/31/2004 respectively. The Implementation Completion Report was delivered in December 2004.
PRIF Amount
328,900 USD
GEF Project Grant
25,000,000 USD
GEF Grant
25,328,900 USD
Cofinancing Total
23,320,000 USD
Project Cost
48,648,900 USD
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