Industrial Energy Efficiency (IEE)

Project Summary

Facilitate energy efficiency (EE) improvements in the industrial sector (with focus on SMEs) through supporting the development of a national energy management standard and energy efficiency services for Egyptian industry as well the creation of demonstration effects.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Trade and Industry, MTI, Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency, EEAA, in cooperation with the Ministry of Electricity & Energy, MOEE, and Ministry of Investment.
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,950,000 USD
Co-financing Total
24,121,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
395,000 USD
Total Cost 28,171,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
18 Aug 2008
Preparation Grant Approved
22 Dec 2008
Concept Approved
22 Apr 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
19 Jul 2011
Project closed
29 Feb 2016