Biomass energy for productive use for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the olive oil sector in Albania

Implementing UN Agency: United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

Project Start/End Dates:

2015/2018

Brief Project Description:

The overall objective of the project is to promote the use of innovative and environmentally friendly bio-energy technologies for the production of energy in the olive oil industry through successful application in target enterprises.

The GEF-UNIDO project aims to transform the market for using organic waste from the olive oil and other industries for energy production. It aims to achieve this through triggering investment in organic olive and other industry waste-to energy projects, through market demonstration, development of appropriate financial instruments, capacity building and by strengthening the policy and regulatory environment.

Project Financial Partners:

Global Environment Facility (GEF), Government of Albania

Name PoCSD Outcome that this project falls under:

Environment and Climate Change

Biomass energy for productive use for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the olive oil sector in Albania  PDF