Hunan Xiangjiang River Watershed Existing Solid Waste Comprehensive Treatment (ADB-48443-002)

  • China
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Hunan province
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May 12, 2017
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 150.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 150.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Jun 25, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Sep 28, 2016

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Project Description

The project will: (i) cleanup of uncontrolled stock landfills through on-site closure, landfill mining, and leachate treatment; (ii) contaminated lands treatment for redevelopment; (iii) purchase of waste collection vehicles and construction of municipal solid waste management facilities including, transfer stations, sorting and recycling facilities, and waste-to-energy plants in selected cities; and (vi) project management and institutional capacity building for relevant agencies, including sustainable operation and maintenance of project facilities. Public-private partnership will be sought under the project components.

Environment in Xiangjiang River basin in Hunan province improved (Xiangjiang River in Hunan Ecological Environment Comprehensive Management Plan, 2010 -2025)

Accumulated environmental pollution in selected cities of Xiangjiang River basin reduced

Investment Description

Contact Information

Hunan Provincial Housing & Urban-Rural Dev't Dept.
Peace Community, Dongjin Rd., Yuhua Dist.
Changsha, Hunan Province 410116

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