Reduction of Methane Emissions and Utilization of Municipal Waste for Energy in Amman

Project Summary

The project addresses a number of barriers that hinder the local utilization of MSW for methane (CH4) production and extraction to be used as a fuel for the generation of electric power.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
280
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Jordan
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Government of Jordan, through the Ministry of Planning
GEF Period:
GEF - 1
Approval Fiscal Year:
1996

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
2,500,000 USD
Co-financing Total
2,819,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 5,319,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
Concept Approved
01 Apr 1996
Project Approved for Implementation
17 Jul 1997
Project closed
31 Aug 2000