Waste-to-Energy: Lahore Landfill Gas Recovery and Use

Project Summary

Design and construction of a privately-managed power station fueled by methane gas that would otherwise be released to the atmosphere, collected from an urban landfill. This project will transfer a technology developed and proven in wealthy countries to a developing country and test the feasibility of its application in that setting.

Project Details

GEF Project ID
82
Project Type
Full-size Project
Status
Cancelled
Country
Pakistan
Region
Focal Areas
Funding Source
GEF Trust Fund
Implementing Agencies
The World Bank
Executing Agencies
Municipal Corporation Lahore
GEF Period:
Pilot Phase
Approval Fiscal Year:
1992

Project Documents

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Financials

Project Preparation Grant Amount
0 USD
GEF Project Grant
10,000,000 USD
Co-financing Total
15,000,000 USD
GEF Agency Fees
0 USD
Total Cost 25,000,000.00 USD

Project Timeline

Project Cancelled
28 Feb 1999