45916-014: Industrial Energy Efficiency Finance Program (Industrial and Infrastructure Development Finance Company)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The finance program will promote energy efficiency investments in target industries through a $30 million loan facility to selected participating financial institutions in Bangladesh. The participating financial institutions will onlend the facility amount to eligible energy efficiency projects in seven target industries: brick making, textiles, steel, cement, ceramics, chemicals, and agri-industries. The finance program will initially target the brick making sector by promoting brick kilns that are 50% more energy efficient than existing kilns. The finance program will also identify bankable projects in the other target industries through a $1.5 million PPTA. The finance program will contribute to energy savings equivalent to at least 350 GWh per year and to a reduction in carbon emissions of at least 150,000 tons per year by 2015. Read More

Country Bangladesh
Borrower/Equity Investment Name INDUSTRIAL INFRA DEVT FINANCE CO.
Project Number 45916-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7349
Approval Date 14 Dec 2011
Geographical Location Bangladesh
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Energy efficiency and conservation
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Environmental sustainability
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI
Resettlement: FI
Indigenous People: FI

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Responsible ADB Officer
Martin Lemoine
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Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Private Sector Financial Institutions Division

PDS Creation Date
20 Oct 2011

Last PDS Update
08 Mar 2014