European Union External Action

Energy efficiency advisory and financial intermediation for sustainable housing in unplanned areas of Ulaanbaatar

14/11/2020 - 08:50
Environment and Climate Action

The overall objective is sustainable consumption patterns and behaviours in the individual housing sector of Mongolia are promoted through energy efficiency advisory and financial intermediation

Total cost: 2,191,896

EU contracted: 1,753,517

Duration: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2021       

Implementing organizations: GERES – Groupe Energies Renouvelables, Environnement et Solidarités; Groupe Energies Renouvelables, Environnement et Solidarités (coordinator); People in Need; Mongolian University of Science and Technology (Building Energy Efficiency Center); Ger Community Mapping Centre; Mongolian National Construction Association

Benefitting zones: Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Overall objective:

Sustainable consumption patterns and behaviours in the individual housing sector of Mongolia are promoted through energy efficiency advisory and financial intermediation

Specific objective:

Emissions of CO2 and PM in Ulaanbaatar’s Ger areas are reduced through improved energy efficiency in housing, awareness raising, technical training and technological support to SMEs and households

Expected results:

1. Appropriate technical solutions and recommendations for energy efficient dwellings are defined and shaped for dissemination to construction professionals and households

2. Construction sector capacity to sell and set-up EE retrofit or building is strengthened 

3. Energy efficient solutions and practices are deployed with the support of energy advisors and awareness raising actions

4. Final customers and MSMEs are pro-actively linked, through gender sensitive finance intermediation, to project relevant financing tools (existing, foreseen) and subsidy mechanisms

5. Conditions for scale-up and replication of the project package tool are in place, including gender mainstreaming

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