Removing Barriers to Wind Power Development in Belarus

Project Summary

Reduction of barriers to the widespread implementation of wind energy projects in Belarus and reduce over 300,000 tonnes of CO2during the lifetime of the project.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Belarus / Energy Efficiency Department of State Standardization Committee of the Republic of Belarus
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
80,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,045,000 USD
Co-financing Total
40,900,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
304,500 USD
Total Cost 44,025,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Sep 2010
Preparation Grant Approved
15 Feb 2012
Concept Approved
01 Feb 2012
Project Approved for Implementation
01 Nov 2013
Project closed