Phase 1 of the project will construct, operate and maintain a 72 MW wind power plant in Jeneponto (South Sulawesi).
|Project Name||Eastern Indonesia Renewable Energy Project (Phase 1)|
|Borrower/Company||PT Energi Bayu Jeneponto
|Location||Jeneponto, South Sulawesi|
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Strategic Agendas||Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
|Drivers of Change||Private sector development
|Sector / Subsector||
Energy / Renewable energy generation - wind
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming||No gender elements|
|Responsible ADB Department||Private Sector Operations Department|
|Responsible ADB Division||Portfolio Management Division, PSOD|
|Responsible ADB Officer||Nath, Kiron|
|Project Sponsor(s)||Equis Group
PT Global Pacific Energy
|Description||Phase 1 of the project will construct, operate and maintain a 72 MW wind power plant in Jeneponto (South Sulawesi).|
|Objectives and Scope||
The Government of Indonesia has set ambitious targets to increase the share of energy supplied from renewable energy from 12% in 2013 to 23% in 2025. Therefore, the Ministry of Energy and Mineral plans to increase the capacity of grid power generation through new and renewable energy to 45 GW by 2025 and wind energy shall contribute 1.8 GW thereof. The Project contributes to the acceleration and expansion of private sector investments in clean energy infrastructure in Indonesia.
The Project supports a leading private sector player (Equis Group) in its contributions towards this goal. The concessional financing from the Canadian Climate Fund for the Private Sector in Asia II (CFPS II) was needed to assist with implementation of one of the first utility scale wind power projects in Indonesia and to help the project sponsors to address its first mover costs and disadvantages as well as overcome various technical and regulatory challenges.
|Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy||The project supports private sector infrastructure and environment, two of the five core pillars of the ADB strategy as reaffirmed by the Midterm Review of Strategy 2020. The project is consistent with the country partnership strategy for Indonesia, 2016-2019 by supporting the expansion of infrastructure and environment-friendly technologies for clean energy generation. The project is consistent with ADB's Energy Policy, which states that support for renewable energy projects will be prioritized and broadened.|
|Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects|
|Environmental Aspects||To meet ADBs SPS requirement for an environment category B project, EBJ has undertaken the preparation of the Environmental and Social Impact Assessments (ESIA) for both wind power project and power transmission line which identified and assessed the project's environmental and social impacts and risks, and outlined appropriate measures to avoid, minimize and mitigate measures in the environmental management plan (EMP).The project site is neither a habitat of terrestrial or avian faunal species, nor it is situated along the global route of migratory birds. Short-term impacts during construction are likely to be limited within the project site and include dust, noise, traffic disturbance due to frequency of delivery trucks, solid waste generated by construction workers and related occupational health and safety risks.|
|Involuntary Resettlement||The project is classified as category C for involuntary resettlement. The project is sited on land purchased on a willing-buyer willing-seller negotiated settlement process. The project will not result in physical or economic displacement arising from involuntary resettlement activities.|
|Indigenous Peoples||The project is classified as category C for indigenous peoples. The project is sited on land, not identified as traditional lands or lands with customary rights. Communities residing near the project area are either from the dominant ethnic Makassar group or in-migrants.|
|Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation|
|Timetable for assistance design, processing and implementation|
|Concept Clearance||05 Sep 2017|
|Credit Committee Meeting||29 Nov 2017|
|Approval||29 Nov 2017|
|Last PDS Update||23 Jan 2020|
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|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Proyek Energi Terbarukan Indonesia Timur (Tahap 1): Lembar Data Proyek||Translated PDS||Feb 2018|
|Eastern Indonesia Renewable Energy Project (Phase 1): Report and Recommendation of the President||Reports and Recommendations of the President||Nov 2017|
|Eastern Indonesia Renewable Energy Project (Phase 1): Initial Poverty and Social Analysis||Initial Poverty and Social Analysis||Nov 2017|
Safeguard Documents See also: Safeguards
Safeguard documents provided at the time of project/facility approval may also be found in the list of linked documents provided with the Report and Recommendation of the President.
|Title||Document Type||Document Date|
|Eastern Indonesia Renewable Energy Project: Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Report||Environment and Social Impact Assessments||Nov 2017|
|Eastern Indonesia Renewable Energy Project (Phase 1): Draft Environmental and Social Impact Assessment||Environment and Social Impact Assessments||Oct 2017|
Evaluation Documents See also: Independent Evaluation
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