42525-012: Study on Cross-Sectoral Implications of Biofuel Production and Use
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
India has many years of experience using renewable energy sources to fulfill the energy needs of its population. This includes exploitation of both traditional sources (such as biomass)and nontraditional sources (such as wind power). India has been the region s research hub on the use of biomass for electricity generation as well as development of biofuels, mainly to replace fossil fuels used in the transport sector. Up to now, the production of biofuels in India has concentrated on ethanol ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 7250
|Approval Date||13 Mar 2009|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||500|
|Subsector||Renewable energy generation - biomass and waste|
Environmentally sustainable growth (ESG)
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
|Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories||Category 4: No gender elements (NGE)|
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