Financing Environmentally Sustainable Growth in Infrastructure (ESGI) Project (ADB-57291-001)

Regions
  • South Asia
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Countries
  • India
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Proposed
Stage of the project cycle. Stages vary by development bank and can include: pending, approval, implementation, and closed or completed.
Bank Risk Rating
FI
Environmental and social categorization assessed by the development bank as a measure of the planned project’s environmental and social impacts. A higher risk rating may require more due diligence to limit or avoid harm to people and the environment. For example, "A" or "B" are risk categories where "A" represents the highest amount of risk. Results will include projects that specifically recorded a rating, all other projects are marked ‘U’ for "Undisclosed."
Borrower
India
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
Sectors
  • Finance
  • Infrastructure
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Advisory Services, Loan
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, guarantee, technical assistance, advisory services, equity and fund.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 500.23 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 500.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Grant Amount (USD)
$ 0.23 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ ADB website

Updated in EWS Apr 1, 2024

Disclosed by Bank Feb 22, 2024


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Project Description
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The proposed financing facility aims to address the absence of catalyzing financing and risk-sharing facility anchored by a sovereign institution for accelerating private investment into environmentally sustainable growth in infrastructure projects. It also aims to support the achievement of India's long-term net-zero commitments by addressing the climate financing gap of $1.0 trillion by 2030, through the financing of sustainable infrastructure projects by India Infrastructure Finance Company Limited (IIFCL).

OUTCOME

Access to capital for sustainable infrastructure in under resourced sectors enhanced

Investment Description
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Responsible ADB Officer Kaushik, Sanjeev
Responsible ADB Department Sectors Group
Responsible ADB Division Finance Sector Office (SG-FIN)
Executing Agencies
India Infrastructure Finance Company Limited

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ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF ADB

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