China, People's Republic of: Customized Low-Carbon Development Models in Rural and Small and Medium-Sized Towns

Sovereign Project | 54024-001

Project Details

  • Project Officer
    Sakai, Atsumasa
    East Asia Department
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  • Country/Economy
    China, People's Republic of
  • Sector
    • Energy
Project Name Customized Low-Carbon Development Models in Rural and Small and Medium-Sized Towns
Project Number 54024-001
Country / Economy China, People's Republic of
Project Status Active
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6661-PRC: Customized Low-Carbon Development Models in Rural and Small and Medium-Sized Towns
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 238,000.00
Climate Change Fund US$ 750,000.00
Strategic Agendas Environmentally sustainable growth
Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Gender Equity and Mainstreaming
Governance and capacity development
Knowledge solutions
Sector / Subsector

Energy / Energy efficiency and conservation - Renewable energy generation - solar - Renewable energy generation - wind

Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Some gender elements
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy

(i) Renewable energy interventions promoted (Strategic Planning for Rural Revitalization [2018 2022]),a and

(ii) Low-carbon modernized energy supply infrastructure in SMTs promoted (Strategy for the Revolution in Energy Production and Consumption).b

Project Outcome
Description of Outcome Readiness for investment in low-carbon energy supply infrastructure in rural areas and SMTs increased
Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Research on optimal models with policy and guidelines for rural vitalization via low-carbon energy infrastructure in rural areas completed

Research on optimal models and needed policies for low-carbon energy infrastructure in SMTs completed

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues) The project was just approved on 8 December 2020. Consultants for the 2 components are already engaged. Research is ongoing.
Geographical Location Nation-wide
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design Stakeholders were consulted during project concept stage.
During Project Implementation Stakeholders are constantly being consulted during project implementation.
Responsible ADB Officer Sakai, Atsumasa
Responsible ADB Department East Asia Department
Responsible ADB Division EASI
Executing Agencies
National Energy Administration
38 Yuetan Nanjie, Beijing, 100824
Concept Clearance 04 Sep 2020
Fact Finding 14 Oct 2020 to 16 Oct 2020
Approval 08 Dec 2020
Last Review Mission -
Last PDS Update 27 Sep 2021

TA 6661-PRC

Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
08 Dec 2020 30 Dec 2020 30 Dec 2020 31 Dec 2022 - -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
988,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 988,000.00 17 Jun 2022 160,863.07

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Contracts Awarded

Contract Title Approval Number Contract Date Contractor | Address Executing Agency Total Contract Amount (US$) Contract Amount Financed by ADB (US$)
KSTA Technical Assistance 6661 19 Jul 2021 Energy and Environmental Development Research Center | 2504, Building T2, Dazu Square, Rong Jing Dong Jie Beijing Economic-Technological Development Area, Beijing 100175 China National Energy Administration 235,597.00
Policy and Advisory Technical Assistance 6661 25 Jun 2021 TIANJIN UNIVERSITY | No. 92 Weijin Road, Nankai District, Tianjin, China 300072 National Energy Administration 269,900.00

Procurement Plan

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