Renewable Energy-Based Rural Electrification Programme

Project Summary

The global objective of the project is to reduce the emission of greenhouse gas (GHG) in the Botswana power sector by removing barriers for large-scale dissemination of solar photovoltaic (PV) technology.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
1235
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Completed
Country
Botswana
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Energy Affairs Division (EAD) of the Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources (MMEWR)
GEF Project Manager
Christine Woerlen |

Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
305,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
3,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
5,388,608 USD
GEF Agency Fees
382,000 USD
Total Cost 8,693,608.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
13 Feb 2004
Preparation Grant Approved
18 Aug 2000
Concept Approved
01 May 2004
Project Approved for Implementation
27 Jul 2005
Project closed
30 Dec 2010