33441-013: Acid Rain Control and Environmental Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the Project is to control acid rain and air pollution in Anhui Province to reduce adverse human health impacts, improve agriculture and forest productivity and protect the environment. The Project will help: (i) formulate measures for improving the policy framework for reduction of sulfur dioxide and other acid rain causing gas emissions; (ii) support a set of subproject that promote cleaner production, reduce acid rain and air pollution, improve the environment; and (iii) ... Read More

Country China, People's Republic of
Project Number 33441-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number Loan No. 1890
Approval Date 19 Dec 2001
Closing Date 19 Aug 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 147,000
Geographical Location Anhui Province
Sector Multisector
Subsector Multisector
Safeguard Categories Environment: B

Results Delivered

Greenhouse gas emission reduction (tons of carbon dioxide equivalent per year) 178,000
Wastewater treatment capacity created (m3) 50,000

The results data reported above are limited to ADB's core sectors, as defined under Strategy 2020 and tracked through indicators in the ADB Results Framework. For definitions of results indicators, please see the ADB Results Framework Indicators Definition.

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Siew Fing Wong
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Responsible ADB Department
East Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Energy Division, EARD

Executing Agencies
Anhui Provincial Government
Dr. Pan Tiansheng

PDS Creation Date
29 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
11 Jun 2008