China, People's Republic of: Energy Efficiency and Emission Reduction Project in Shandong Province

Sovereign Project | 40524-012 Status: Closed

Project Details

Project Officer
Yamamura, Shigeru East Asia Department Request for information
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Technical Assistance
  • Energy
Project Name Energy Efficiency and Emission Reduction Project in Shandong Province
Project Number 40524-012
Country China, People's Republic of
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 7295-PRC: Energy Efficiency and Emission Reduction Project in Shandong Province
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 700,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector

Energy - Energy sector development and institutional reform

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

Project Outcome

Description of Outcome
Progress Toward Outcome

The final PPTA workshop for Part A (project preparation) component of the TA was held on 26 April 2010.

Part B (institutional capacity building) recruitment process was completed and the cosulting team commenced work on 15 May 2010. Implementation of Part B of the Proejct is ongoing.

Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs
Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) The provincial government representatives expressed their high appreciation for ADB's efforts to support energy efficiency and emission reduction in Shandong. The TASU continues to closely monitor the progress and do its part to keep the processes on track
Geographical Location Shandong Province, PRC

Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects

Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design

The NDRC and the Ministry of Finance have expressed strong support to the proposed Project. An ADB mission visited Shandong in late February 2008 to collect basic information and conduct preliminary consultations with provincial government agencies, industrial enterprises, financial institutions, energy service companies, and local consulting firms. An international study tour on energy conservation to Japan and the Republic of Korea was jointly organized by ADB and NDRC in March 2008 and included participants from Shandong, resulting in building up business relations with Japanese and Korean partners who could extend assistance in both EE project development and capacity building (such as knowledge sharing and training). A Memorandum of Understanding was signed with the China Development Bank for potential joint financing of EE projects in Shandong.

An initial poverty and social assessment will be conducted during the PPTA Fact-Finding mission to flag poverty and social dimensions aspects. The lessons learned from the TA and the Project will be widely disseminated to similar enterprises in energy-intensive industries in Shandong and other provinces.

During Project Implementation

Business Opportunities

Consulting Services

The PPTA 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. The Government considers a larger role of national experts in the implementation of the PPTA to enable replication of the investment model that is suitable for a large number but relatively small energy-efficiency and emission reduction subprojects.

The estimated allocation of consulting services will be:

(i) a combined total of 6 person-months for 2 international consultants (energy efficiency and emission reduction experts), (ii) a combined total of 40 person-months for 8 national consultants (4 energy efficiency and emission reduction experts, 2 financial management specialists, 1 energy service company (ESCO) specialist, and 1 institutional capacity building specialist).

Responsible Staff

Responsible ADB Officer Yamamura, Shigeru
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division Energy Division, EARD
Executing Agencies
Shandong Provincial Government
Liang Zhenjiang
[email protected]
Shandong Provincial Economic and Trade Commission, Shandong Provincial People


Concept Clearance -
Fact Finding -
Approval -
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 15 Apr 2009
Last PDS Update 13 Dec 2011

TA 7295-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
05 Jun 2009 01 Jul 2009 01 Jul 2009 31 May 2010 30 Sep 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
700,000.00 0.00 200,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 900,000.00 05 Jun 2009 581,322.94

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