China, People's Republic of: Biomass Renewable Energy National Strategy Development

Sovereign Project | 40108-012

Summary

The impact of the TA will be an improved rural environment, increased rural household income, and an ensured rural energy supply. The expected outcome will be promotion of the use of affordable, environmentally sound, and sustainable BRE through a set of policy and related implementation recommendations, covering institutional, financial and technical aspects, at the national, provincial, and local levels.

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Project Name Biomass Renewable Energy National Strategy Development
Project Number 40108-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4810-PRC: Biomass Renewable Energy National Strategy Development
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 400,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change
Sector / Subsector

Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Land-based natural resources management

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The impact of the TA will be an improved rural environment, increased rural household income, and an ensured rural energy supply. The expected outcome will be promotion of the use of affordable, environmentally sound, and sustainable BRE through a set of policy and related implementation recommendations, covering institutional, financial and technical aspects, at the national, provincial, and local levels.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services TA team implementation will require 4.5 person-months of international and 40 person-months of domestic consulting services. The international consultants will comprise (i) International environment and energy policy specialist/Team leader (2.5 person-months), and (ii) International biomass energy specialist (2 person months). The two consultants should have extensive experience in PRC and with knowledge and best practices in the development of BRE. The require expertise for domestic consultants includes (i) Domestic policy and institutional specialist/Deputy team leader (12 person-months), (ii) Domestic biomass energy specialist (6 person-months), (iii) Domestic biomass resource specialist (6 person-months), (iv) Domestic investment and financial specialist (6 person-months), (v) Domestic environmental specialist(5 person-months); (vi) Domestic social development specialist (5 person-months). One of the domestic consultants will serve as team leader and one of the international consultants will serve as the deputy team leader.
Responsible ADB Officer Qingfeng Zhang
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Agriculture Mr. Zhang FengtongResearch, Education, and Rural Environment Dept.
Timetable
Concept Clearance 26 Apr 2006
Fact Finding 14 Apr 2006 to 28 Apr 2006
MRM -
Approval 29 Jun 2006
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 27 Jul 2006
Last PDS Update 09 Dec 2010

TA 4810-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Jun 2006 09 Aug 2006 09 Aug 2006 31 Mar 2008 31 Oct 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
400,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 600,000.00 29 Jun 2006 399,301.27

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