China, People's Republic of: Utilization of Foreign Capital to Promote Energy Conservation and Energy-Efficient Power Generation Scheduling

Sovereign Project | 42058-012 Status: Closed

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Project Name Utilization of Foreign Capital to Promote Energy Conservation and Energy-Efficient Power Generation Scheduling
Project Number 42058-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7202-PRC: Utilization of Foreign Capital to Promote Energy Conservation and Energy-Efficient Power Generation Scheduling
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
Climate Change Fund US$ 900,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy efficiency and conservation

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

Part A: Major activities were completed by September 2011 without any change in scope and institutional arrangement. Field survey were conducted in Kunming, Lanzhou, Guangzhou, Taiyuan, and Jinan to review suitable approaches and policy study to promote development of Energy Service Company (ESCO) in industrial parks, SMEs, large industrial enterprises, and manufacturers of Energy Conservation and Pollution Reduction equipment.

Part B: Major activities were successfully completed by December 2011 without any change in scope and institutional arrangement. Field survey were conducted in five pilot provinces: Guizhou, Guangdong, Jiangsu, Sichuan and Henan. Workshops and seminars have been conducted to discuss the TA findings.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)

Part A: The TA addressed all original output targets in DMF. The final report recommends wide range of energy efficiency policy and financing mechanism to attain energy efficiency target under the 12th Five Year Plan (2011-1015).

Part B: The TA achieved its designed targets. The new GS & DS has achieved remarkable results in pilot provinces. The final report summarized lessons learned in pilot provinces, and provided many constructive policy suggestions on the ongoing electricity reform and also promotion of low carbon electricity generation in the PRC.

Geographical Location The People's Republic of China

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design General consultations were conducted with the National Development and Reform Commission, the Ministry of Finance, the National Energy Administration, and other relevant governmental and research institutions on the scope, outcome, and implementation mechanism of the TA.
During Project Implementation Meetings among the executing agencies, implementing agencies, ADB, and consultants were held periodically to provide guidance to the consultants. Workshops and seminars were conducted to collect comments on consultants' reports and also disseminate main findings of the TA.

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services The TA will be carried out by a team of consultants with excellent knowledge and professional networks on energy efficiency and emission reduction in the PRC, as well as expertise and experience in (i) institutional, economic, technical, financial, and environmental analyses; (ii) impact evaluation and monitoring; and (iii) enhancement of local institutional capacities.

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Hongliang Yang
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
National Development and Reform Commission
For Part A: Baoshan FENG
fengbs@ndrc.gov.cn
No. 8 South Yuetan St., Beijing 100824 P.R.C.
National Energy Administration
Part B: Mr. Zhao Yi Nong
zhaoyinong@sina.com
38 Yuetan Nanjie, Beijing 100824, PRC

Timetable

Concept Clearance 25 Sep 2008
Fact Finding 05 Oct 2008 to 12 Oct 2008
MRM -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 26 Sep 2008
Last PDS Update 14 Dec 2011

TA 7202-PRC

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
11 Dec 2008 13 Apr 2009 13 Apr 2009 31 Aug 2010 31 Dec 2011 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
1,500,000.00 0.00 500,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 2,000,000.00 11 Dec 2008 1,281,171.74

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