China, People's Republic of: Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region Environment Improvement Project (Phase II)

Sovereign Project | 40634-012 Status: Closed


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Project Name Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region Environment Improvement Project (Phase II)
Project Number 40634-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 4951-PRC: Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region Environment Improvement Project (Phase II)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 800,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Private sector development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Electricity transmission and distribution

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region

Safeguard Categories

Environment B
Involuntary Resettlement A
Indigenous Peoples C

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 The TA will be carried out by a consulting firm with experience in district heating supply, institutional reform, economic analysis, financial analysis, environmental assessment and social impact analysis. International consultants will include (i) district heating specialist, (ii) private sector development specialist, (iii) economist, (iv) financial and institutional analyst, (v) geothermal specialist, and (vi) environment specialist. National consultants will include (i) district heating specialist, (ii) private sector development specialists, (iii) economist, (iv) financial and institutional analysts, (v) geothermal specialist, (vi) natural gas distribution specialist, (vii) social and resettlement specialists, (viii) environment specialist, and (ix) project monitoring specialist. The consultants will submit the following reports, (i) inception report in week 10, (ii) draft final report in week 18, and (iii) final report in week 28. Tripartite meetings will be held after the consultants submit the inception, draft final, and final reports. International and national consultants will be selected and engaged in accordance with ADB Guidelines on the Use of Consultants (2007), as amended from time to time. The services of consultants will be provided through a consulting firm selected after the submission of simplified technical proposals and the use of quality and cost based selection methods (technical proposals 80%, financial proposals 20%). The estimated allocation of consulting services will be 6 international consultants (combined 15 person months), and 13 national consultants (combined 46 person months).

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer ADB Disclosure
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Gov't of Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region-Finance Bureau
Li Ze, Director, Foreign Capital Utilization Dept.
No. 63 xinhua Street Huhhot 010050 Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region People


Concept Clearance 02 May 2007
Fact Finding 19 May 2007 to 28 May 2007
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 07 May 2007
Last PDS Update 05 May 2009

TA 4951-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
10 Jul 2007 25 Sep 2007 25 Sep 2007 30 Apr 2008 30 Jun 2010 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
800,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 800,000.00 10 Jul 2007 793,936.49

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