BENEFICIARY NAME:

BRDE - Banco Regional de Desenvolvimento do Extremo Sul

COUNTRY: Brazil

SCOPE: Development of the Energy Savings Insurance Program (Brazil- BRDE)

DESCRIPTION: ESI is being replicated in Brazil through the development bank BRDE. Currently is in a market research phase in order to determine the sectors and technologies where the financing of energy efficiency will encounter potential. Insurance and other framework aspects are being structured in order to start deployment as soon as the insights are obtained. The program implements mechanisms to ensure energy savings in micro, small and medium state enterprises, and it focuses on replacing inefficient equipment that can generate significant reductions in energy consumption to promote lender's productivity while mitigating CO2 emissions.

SECTOR: Chemical industry, machinery and equipment, auto parts, rubber and plastics, among others.

PROGRAM: ESI

SOURCE AND AMOUNT:

  • BID/Gobierno Danu00e9s $350,000

PROJECT TYPE: Technical Cooperation

OPERATION NUMBER: RG-X1258