Energy Efficiency Project

Project Summary

The objective of the proposed project is to achieve a sustained increase in energy efficiency of electricity and natural gas use for most sectors, and in the process lower the trajectory of greenhouse gas emissions from Argentina.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Federal Planning, Public Investments and Services (MPFIPS), Secretariat of Energy
GEF Period:
GEF - 3
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
345,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
15,155,000 USD
Co-financing Total
84,280,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,395,000 USD
Total Cost 99,780,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
06 Oct 2004
Preparation Grant Approved
16 Mar 2005
Concept Approved
02 Aug 2006
Project Approved for Implementation
27 May 2008
Project closed
30 Jun 2015