Removing Barriers to Increase Investment in Energy-Efficiency in Public Buildings in Ukraine through the ESCO Modality in Small and Medium Sized Cities

Project Summary

To transform the market for investments in energy efficiency in public buildings in Ukraine, catalysing significant additional investment for that purpose using the ESCO modality and introducing nationwide energy management information systems.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
Project Type
Full-size Project
Project Approved
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
United Nations Development Programme
Executing Agencies
Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services, State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving, and Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources
GEF Period:
GEF - 5
Approval Fiscal Year:


Project Preparation Grant Amount
90,000 USD
GEF Project Grant
5,480,000 USD
Co-financing Total
56,673,195 USD
GEF Agency Fees
520,600 USD
Total Cost 62,243,195.00 USD

Project Timeline

Received by GEF
28 Mar 2013
Preparation Grant Approved
12 Sep 2013
Concept Approved
31 Oct 2013
Project Approved for Implementation
09 Mar 2016
Project closed