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Environmental Information for Pending and Approved Transactions

1. Listing of major pending transactions classified as Category A that require submission of an environmental and social impact assessment.

Each of the following transactions has been classified as Environmental Category A, and for these transactions, Ex-Im Bank requires that an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) be forwarded by the applicant for Ex-Im Bank's review. Ex-Im Bank also requires that a notice of the availability to interested parties of the ESIA be posted on this site for at least 30 days prior to any issuance of a final commitment.

Interested parties wishing to receive a copy of the ESIA in order to offer constructive comments or to provide pertinent information to Ex-Im Bank on environmental and social issues raised by the underlying project should direct their request to Enviro.Specialist@exim.gov.

If you have difficulty accessing this mailbox, please contact Ex Im Bank at:

Export-Import Bank of the U.S.
Engineering and Environment Division
811 Vermont Ave N.W.
Washington D.C. 20571

Phone (202) 565-3570

Environmental and Social Impact Assessments for the following transaction(s) are (or will shortly become) available

ProjectLocationReferenceFurther NEPA action required?1Estimated Annual CO2 Production
Posting Date
Date ESIA Available
Tasiast Gold Mine Expansion Project280 kilometers north of Nouakchott, Inchiri Region, MauritaniaAP086514XX TBD11/25/14Not Yet Available
Tamar Gas Field Expansion & Compressor StationOffshore Northern Israel (Gas Field) and onshore southern Israel (Compressor Station)AP088873xxNo(1)TBD08/19/14 Not Yet Available

Tahrir Petrochemical Complex

Suez Industrial Area, Ain Sokhna, Egypt

AP086890xx  3/13/12Not Yet Available

1 Based on Ex-Im Bank's review of the proposed transaction, Ex-Im has concluded:
(1) No major Federal action.
(2) Categorical exclusion applies.

2. List of major pending transactions classified as Category B
Interested parties wishing to provide information to Ex-Im Bank's Engineering and Environment Division about potential environmental issues raised by the following projects should direct their comments to Enviro.Specialist@exim.gov.

ProjectLocationReferenceFurther NEPA action required?1Estimated Annual CO2  Production
Posting Date
ESIA (or other information) available2
Pemex Oil & Gas Exploration and ProductionOnshore and Offshore North and Eastern, MexicoAP088970xxNo(1)n/a2,700,000Not available
Bac Lieu 87MW WindfarmBac Lieu, VietnamAP088627xx---n/a11/17/14Not available
Yaoundé Water Supply ProjectYaoundé, CameroonAP088021xx---n/a11/17/14Not available
Tibetan Sheep International Carpet Manufacturing FacilityXining, ChinaAP088839xx  8/6/14Not available
Platform Drilling RigBay of Campeche, MexicoAP088844xx---35,000 tonnes/year07/28/14 Not available
Conversion of existing Azito Power Plant from 290 MW two-unit, simple cycle gas-fired plant to 420 MW combined cycle plant. (Phase III Conversion)Azito Village, Abidjan, Republic of Ivory CoastAP088709xxNo(1)No increase to plant’s existing fuel consumption or CO2 emissions.07/11/14 Available 07/11/14
Waste to Energy Plant to produce 1.67MW of power and 210,000 gallons of diesel fuel/yr)Saltillo and Monterrey, MexicoAP088200xx02/24/14Not Available
Pan American Energy Oil/Gas DevelopmentGolfo San Jorge Basin, Southern ArgentinaAP088250xxNo(1)687,00001/06/14Not Available
Shanghai Fab 8 Semiconductor PlantPudong New Area, Shanghai, ChinaAP088009xxNo(1)112,66211/08/13Not Available
Aluminum Can ManufacturingZhejiang Province, Guangdong Province, and Longkou Province, ChinaAP087510xx  8/28/13Not Available
Marcona Y Tres Hermanas 120MW WindfarmNasca, PeruAP087793xx  8/5/13Not Available
Orosi 50MW WindfarmLiberia, Costa RicaAP085968xx  8/5/13Not Available
Talas1 50MW WindfarmTrinidad, UruguayAP087794xx  6/7/13Not Available
Pemex Oil & Gas Exploration and ProductionOnshore and Offshore North and Eastern MexicoAP088773xxNo(1)TBD6/03/14Not Available
Condensate Refinery ExpansionWestern KazhakstanAP088545xx---104,0006/03/14Available 06/03/14
124MW Gas Turbine Power Plant ExpansionBuykkaristiran, Luleburgaz, Kirklareli, Thrace Region, TurkeyAP088461xxNo(1)TBD6/03/14Not Available