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 Name||Biomass Renewable Energy National Strategy Development|
|Country||China, People's Republic of|
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Technical Assistance
|Source of Funding / Amount||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Governance and capacity development
Private sector development
|Sector / Subsector||
Agriculture, natural resources and rural development - Land-based natural resources management
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming|
|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|
|Description of Outcome|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs|
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|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||Zhang, Qingfeng|
|Responsible ADB Department||East Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Environment, Natural Resources & Agriculture Division, EARD|
Ministry of Agriculture
Mr. Zhang Fengtong
Research, Education, and Rural Environment Dept.
|Concept Clearance||26 Apr 2006|
|Fact Finding||14 Apr 2006 to 28 Apr 2006|
|Approval||29 Jun 2006|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|PDS Creation Date||27 Jul 2006|
|Last PDS Update||09 Dec 2010|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|29 Jun 2006||09 Aug 2006||09 Aug 2006||31 Mar 2008||31 Oct 2010||-|
|Financing Plan/TA Utilization||Cumulative Disbursements|
|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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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Preparing the National Strategy for Rural Biomass Renewable Energy Development||TA Completion Reports||Dec 2010|
|Preparing the National Strategy for Rural Biomass Renewable Energy Development||Documents Produced Under Grant/Loans/TA||Apr 2008|
|Preparing the National Strategy for Rural Biomass Renewable Energy Development||Technical Assistance Reports||Jun 2006|
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