|Project Name||Air Quality Improvement in the Greater Beijing–Tianjin–Hebei Region—Regional Emission-Reduction and Pollution-Control Facility|
|Country||China, People's Republic of
|Project Type / Modality of Assistance||Loan
|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 / Rural solid waste management
Energy / Energy efficiency and conservation - Renewable energy generation - geothermal - Renewable energy generation - solar
Transport / Multimodal logistics - Urban public transport
Water and other urban infrastructure and services / Other urban services
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||No gender elements|
|Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy|
|Impact||Air pollution reduced and public health in the BTH region improved.|
|Description of Outcome||Air pollution reduced and high technology deployed across the greater BTH region.|
|Progress Toward Outcome|
|Description of Project Outputs||
Regional Emission-Reduction and Pollution-Control Facility established
High technologies to reduce air pollution in agriculture, distributed energy, heating, transport, and iron and steel industry deployed
Capacity of key stakeholders to deploy high technologies for pollution reduction in the greater BTH region improved
|Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)|
|Geographical Location||Beijing, Hebei, Henan, Inner Mongolia, Liaoning, Shandong, Shanxi, Tianjin|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|During Project Design|
|During Project Implementation|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Lu, Lin|
|Responsible ADB Department||East Asia Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Energy Division, EARD|
China Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Group (CECEP)
No. 42 Jieneng Mansion, Xizhimen North
Street, Haidian District,
|Concept Clearance||17 May 2017|
|Fact Finding||09 Aug 2017 to 11 Aug 2017|
|MRM||12 Sep 2017|
|Approval||14 Dec 2017|
|Last Review Mission||-|
|Last PDS Update||14 Dec 2017|
|Approval||Signing Date||Effectivity Date||Closing|
|14 Dec 2017||-||-||30 Nov 2023||-||-|
|Financing Plan||Loan Utilization|
|Total (Amount in US$ million)||Date||ADB||Others||Net Percentage|
|Project Cost||2,036.70||Cumulative Contract Awards|
|ADB||499.00||14 Dec 2017||0.00||0.00||0%|
|Cofinancing||0.00||14 Dec 2017||0.00||0.00||0%|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Air Quality Improvement in the Greater Beijing–Tianjin–Hebei Region - Regional Emission-Reduction and Pollution-Control Facility: Project Administration Manual (As of Board Approval)||Project/Program Administration Manual||Nov 2017|
|Air Quality Improvement in the Greater Beijing–Tianjin–Hebei Region - Regional Emission-Reduction and Pollution-Control Facility: Report and Recommendation of the President||Reports and Recommendations of the President||Nov 2017|
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ADB Approves Third Loan to Establish Facility for Improved Air Quality in Greater Beijing AreaADB's Board of Directors has approved a €428 million ($499 million) loan to set up a regional emission-reduction and pollution-control facility to improve air quality in the greater Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei (BTH) region.