Capacity Building for GHG Emission Reduction through Energy Efficiency

Project Summary

The overall objective of this project is to assist Romania in reducing the long-term growth of GHG emissions from heat and power generation plants and from consumption of fossil fuel sources in the main sectors of energy demand. The project will assist in developing self-sustaining national capability for the continuous improvement of energy efficiency. This objective is in line with the national strategy proposed by the Government for the reduction of GHG emissions. It is also consistent with the Government policies to improve energy efficiency, sustain economic development and the move towards a market-oriented economy.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
284
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Romania
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Industries/Romanian Energy Conservation Agency (ARCE)
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1996

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,268,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,695,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 4,963,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Oct 1995
Project Approved for Implementation
02 Sep 1998
Project closed
01 Dec 2000