Energy for Sustainable Development in Caribbean Buildings

Project Summary

Build capacity to reduce GHG emissions in the commercial and residential buildings including appliances, demonstrate technologies to achieve reductions of 20% of GHG emissions and put in place policies or programs to roll out these technologies to the marketplace.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Environment Programme
Executing Agencies
of Foreign Affairs of Antigua and Barbuda, Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment Belize, Grenada Energy Division, St. George’s University, St. Lucia Environmental Policy and Planning Division, Trinidad & Tobago, and Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (5Cs)
GEF Period:
GEF - 4
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
125,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
4,859,000 USD
Co-financing Total
7,625,500 USD
GEF Agency Fees
485,900 USD
Total Cost 12,609,500.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
29 Sep 2009
Preparation Grant Approved
20 Jan 2010
Concept Approved
31 Mar 2010
Project Approved for Implementation
26 Aug 2012
Project closed