To introduce an integrated energy and ecosystems-based approach to sustainable biomass electricity generation in Benin.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
5752
Country
Benin
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Approval FY
2016
Status
Project Approved
Region
Africa
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Energy and Water; Ministry of Environment;
Société Béninoise d’Energie Electrique (SBEE); Commune of Kalalé
GEF Period
GEF - 5
Project Type
Full-size Project
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund

Financials

USD
Co-financing Total
25,750,000
GEF Project Grant
3,872,602
GEF Agency Fees
367,897

Timeline

Received by GEF
10 Mar 2014
Concept Approved
27 May 2014
Project Approved for Implementation
13 Jun 2016