Reducing Argentina's Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the Energy Sector through the Utilization of Organic Waste for Energy Generation in Agriculture and agroindustries.

Project Summary

To reduce GHG emissions from Argentina's energy sector by the utilization of organic residues and waste for the generation of heat and electricity in the agroindustrial sector.

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 Agroindustry
GEF Period:
GEF - 6
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
100,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
6,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
38,460,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
570,000 USD
Total Cost 44,560,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
12 Mar 2015
Preparation Grant Approved
28 Apr 2015
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2015
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Aug 2017
Project closed