Regional: Sustainable Fuel Partnership Study: Exploring an Innovative Market Scheme to Advance Sustainable Transport and Fuel Security

Sovereign Project | 41270-012

Summary

The technical assistance will study the merits of a partnership the sustainable fuel partnership that seeks to establish a market based mechanism that will induce development member countries to manage their oil demand, thereby enhancing energy security.

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Project Name Sustainable Fuel Partnership Study: Exploring an Innovative Market Scheme to Advance Sustainable Transport and Fuel Security
Project Number 41270-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7315-REG: Sustainable Fuel Partnership Study: Exploring an Innovative Market Scheme to Advance Sustainable Transport and Fuel Security
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 950,000.00
Government of Austria US$ 300,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Regional integration
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Partnerships
Sector / Subsector

Transport - Urban public transport

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The technical assistance will study the merits of a partnership the sustainable fuel partnership that seeks to establish a market based mechanism that will induce development member countries to manage their oil demand, thereby enhancing energy security.
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Enhance energy security, regional stability, and environmental integrity by better managing the future demand for oil in ADB DMCs through the establishment of a partnership focusing on a new market mechanism
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

An established rationale and procedures for the formation of a sustainable fuel partnership that will explore a market-based mechanism to promote oil consumption management

A pilot scheme to test how a market mechanism may work in practice

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

1. Study that examines the potential impact of and rationale for a market-based mechanism

2. Proposal for a pilot funding scheme to test and demonstrate how a market-based mechanism may work, and to evaluate its potential cost-benefits

3. Proposal for establishing and administering a market scheme

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location To be identified
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 Individual international experts (28 person months) Individual national consultants (28 person months) International firms (21 person months)
Responsible ADB Officer James Leather
Responsible ADB Department SDCC
Responsible ADB Division Sustainable Infrastructure Division, RSDD
Executing Agencies
Asian Development BankToru Kubotkubo@adb.org6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 08 Apr 2008
Fact Finding 11 Mar 2009 to 25 Mar 2009
MRM -
Approval 21 Jul 2009
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 19 Jul 2010
Last PDS Update 08 Jan 2010

TA 7315-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
21 Jul 2009 - 21 Jul 2009 31 Aug 2011 31 Dec 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
950,000.00 300,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 1,250,000.00 21 Jul 2009 1,062,427.40

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