28388-013: Shanxi Environment Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The principal objective of the Project is to promote sustainable environmental improvements by improving the ambient air quality in Datong, Taiyuan, and Yangquan cities. This will be achieved by (i) supporting market-oriented price reforms, (ii) institutional improvements of environmental protection agencies for sustainable environmental management and compliance with environmental standards, and (iii) financing a portion of the environmental investments for expanding the district heating and ga... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 28388-013
Type or Modality of Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Date 07 Dec 1999
Geographical Location Shanxi Province (Taiyuan, Datong and Yangquan cities)
Sector Energy
Subsector Energy Efficiency and Conservation
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Installed energy generation capacity (megawatt equivalent) 135
Transmission lines installed or upgraded (kilometers) 104
Distribution lines installed or updgraded (kilometers) 167
New households connected to electricity (number) 64,395
Greenhouse gas emission reduction (tons of carbon dioxide equivalent per year) 936,000

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