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Detail of GEF Project #857

GEF Project ID857
Funding SourceGEF Trust Fund
Project NameRenewable Energy Systems in the Peruvian Amazon Region (RESPAR)
RegionLatin America and Caribbean
Focal AreaClimate Change
Operational Program6
Approval Date2000-07-26
GEF Agency Approval Date2001-04-30
Project Completion Date2008-12-31
Project StatusProject Completion
Executing AgencyILZRO RAPS Peru
DescriptionThis project will assist in removing technical, financial, informational and institutional barriers to renewable energies, through (i) installation and operation of RAPS systems in Idiana and Padre Cocha; (ii) identification and training of private RAPS systems operators; (iii establishment of )energy efficiency program and tariff structure; (iv) identification and promotion of income generating activities; (v) coordination, monitoring and evaluation of RAPS systems; and (vi) promotion of policy dialogues for renewable energy and rural electrification.
Implementation StatusThe project has been operationally closed as of June 2005. One RAPS system was successfully implemented, however, the second system was not finalize due to difficulties in obtaining the necessary co financing. The project has been rated as Marginally Satisfactory since it was not able to definitely demonstrate the cost effective application of the RAPS systems in the Peruvian Amazon context.
GEF Project Grant
747,500 USD
GEF Grant
747,500 USD
Cofinancing Total
1,922,199 USD
Project Cost
2,669,699 USD
GEF Agency Fees
146,000 USD
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