Project Details
Energy Efficiency Project
Summary:The project consists of two components, investment and technical assistance. The first part will finance eligible subprojects to support a reduction in energy use of public buildings such as schools, kindergartens, clinics/hospitals, and street lighting. The second part concerns technical assistance (TA) to help ensure effective project implementation.
Expected Outcome:The project will improve energy efficiency in public and social facilities and the enable sustainable energy financing.
Expected Outputs:

The project includes

  • project implementation support and capacity building (e.g., technical advisors, construction supervision, monitoring and reporting, project audit, staff training);
  • technical studies;
  • awareness, outreach and information campaigns;
  • legal, institutional and regulatory reviews and workshops;
  • design of a sustainable energy financing mechanism; and
  • other technical studies and TA as identified.


Date Approved:2013
Expected Completion:2017
Funding Type:Grant
Funding Amount:World Bank: $ 22 million
Government of Kazakhstan: $ 1 million
Links/Documents:World Bank project page