PAS: PNG Energy Sector Development Project

Project Summary

The proposed Project development objectives (PDO) are to (i) strengthen policy development and strategic framework for renewable energy and rural electrification; and (ii) to attract investors for sustainable development of new hydropower generation to supply the Port Moresby electricity grid.The Global Environment Objective is to support the development of a framework, information exchange and consensus-building to launch a national effort on development of renewable energy-based mini-grids and rural electrification.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
4283
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Project Approved
Country
Papua New Guinea
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
DEPARTMENT OF PETROLEUM AND ENERGY, GOVERNMENT OF PNG
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:
2010

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
900,000 USD
Co-financing Total
8,350,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
90,000 USD
Total Cost 9,250,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Jun 2010
Concept Approved
23 Jun 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
03 Jan 2013
Project closed
31 Jan 2016