The Green Climate Found (GCF) approved funding
of USD 100 million to BICE for the financing
of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects
02/28/2018 Since 3 years

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) approved a financing to the country of USD 100 million for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, especially biogas and biomass, which are promoted by small and medium-sized companies throughout the national territory.

The financing was approved today during the GFC bo meeting held at its headquarters in Songdo, Republic of Korea, and will be channeled through the IDB, which is the entity accredited to the Fund to act as an intermediary.

The line will be strengthened with a contribution made by BICE of USD 60 million and it is expected that additionally, SMEs and private investors will mobilize resources for approximately USD 70 million. In addition, the loan includes USD 3 million more for non-reimbursable technical cooperation that will be used for research and technical training.

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