Lao PDR Clean Cook Stove Initiative (WB-P169538)

Countries
  • Laos
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Specific Location
Vientiane Capital, Savannakhet Province, and Champasack Province
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
U
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Borrower
Ministry of Finance, Lao PDR
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Climate and Environment
  • Energy
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Investment Type(s)
Loan
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 6.06 million
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Loan Amount (USD)
$ 6.06 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 6.06 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Oct 8, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Feb 14, 2019


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Project Description

According to the project document, the project aims to enhance energy efficiency in cookstoves and reduce carbon emissions from households across three provinces in Lao PDR

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Carbon Initiative for Development (World Bank)                      US$ 5.20 million

Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (World Bank)  US$ 0.86 million

Contact Information

1/World Bank

Contact: Rutu Dave

Energy Specialist

2/Borrower/Client/Recipient

Ministry of Finance

Contact: Thipphakone Chanthavongsa Mme.

Email: chanthavongsa.t@gmail.com

Contact: Angkhansada Muangkham Mr.

Email: angkhansada@yahoo.com

3/Implementing Agencies

The Ministry of Energy and Mines (MEM)

Contact: Khammany Inthirath Minister

 Email: inthirathmany@yahoo.com

Contact Seumkham Thoummavongsa

DDG of IREP, MEM

Email: seumkham@gmail.com

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT

The World Bank

1818 H Street, NW Washington, D.C. 20433

Telephone: (202) 473-1000

Web: http://www.worldbank.org/projects

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