Biomass Power Commercial Demonstration

Project Summary

Building on the technological advances gained under the UNDP-implemented Pilot Phase GEF project, a public-private consortium will demonstrate biomass integrated gasification/gas turbine technology for co-generation of electricity at a commercial scale. The 30 MW demonstration plant will run on wood chip fuel from plantation forests.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
63
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Cancelled
Country
Brazil
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Min. of Science and Technology; Companhia Hydroelectrica do Sao Francisco
GEF Project Manager

Project Documents

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Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
40,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
82,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 122,000,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Project Cancelled
22 Jul 2004