The objective of the project is to create the conditions for sugar mills to increase the export of electricity generated by sugar cane trash and bagasse to the grid. This will be achieved by promoting the use of trash (sugarcane tops and leaves) as additi

Project Details

GEF Project ID
2778
Country
Brazil
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Approval FY
2010
Status
Project Approved
Region
Latin America and Caribbean
Executing Agencies
Centro de Tecnologia Canavieira
GEF Period
GEF - 4
Project Type
Full-size Project
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund

Financials

USD
Co-financing Total
62,608,900
GEF Project Grant
7,800,000
GEF Agency Fees
800,000

Timeline

Received by GEF
14 Oct 2005
Concept Approved
01 Jun 2008
Project Approved for Implementation
02 Mar 2010