PROBIO - Electricity Production from Biomass in Uruguay

Project Summary

To promote the integration of biomass-based power generators into the national electricity grid by the development and implementation of scenarios for the sustainable, large-scale exploitation of domestic forestry biomass resources.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
3144
Project Type
Medium-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Uruguay
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
National Environment Directorate (DINAMA)
GEF Project Manager
Dimitrios Zevgolis |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
50,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
950,000 USD
Co-financing Total
5,975,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
100,000 USD
Total Cost 6,975,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
21 Mar 2006
Preparation Grant Approved
09 Aug 2006
Concept Approved
14 Sep 2009
Project Approved for Implementation
23 Apr 2010
Project closed
30 Sep 2013