Introduction of Viable Electric and Hybrid-Electric Bus Technology

Project Summary

Immediate Objectives: (i) Demonstration of Electric and Hybrid Electric Bus technology in historic sites and protectorates; (ii) Sustainable manufacturing, operational, and maintenance infrastructure to support growing market. Development Objective: Increased utilization of electric and hybrid electric buses to replace diesel buses in historic sites, protectorates, and newly designed cities in Egypt.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
31
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Egypt
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency
GEF Period:
GEF - 2
Approval Fiscal Year:
2000

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
748,600 USD
Co-financing Total
0 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 748,600.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
18 Oct 1999
Project Approved for Implementation
15 Nov 1999
Project closed
07 Sep 2009