Energy for Rural Transformation Project (APL)

Project Summary

The project (which GEF would help co-finance) is being prepared as an WB/GEFR Strategic Partnership Adaptable Program Loan (APL) to be implemented over a ten year period through an anticipated 3 tranches. It will consist of the investment components described below and will also include significant capacity building and technical assistance.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development
GEF Project Manager
Eric Martinot |


Project Preparation Grant Amount
350,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
12,100,000 USD
Co-financing Total
111,100,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
1,520,000 USD
Total Cost 123,550,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Preparation Grant Approved
27 Oct 1999
Project Approved for Implementation
11 Dec 2001
Project closed
30 Jun 2016