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Availability of Environmental and Social Information

In order to foster transparency and elicit useful information concerning the environmental and social impacts of projects, EXIM makes available certain environmental and social information provided by the borrower on projects that are currently under consideration for financing. Interested parties may request a copy of the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) (or other publicly disclosable supplemental environmental reports) for a specific transaction, or provide pertinent information to EXIM on environmental and social issues related to a project, through the Bank’s Environmental and Social Project Information and Concerns page.  In addition, EXIM maintains a Public Registry of received complaints and concerns.

All pending projects required by EXIM to produce environmental and social information are listed below.

Environmental and social project information is not always immediately available; please view the “How a Deal Gets Done” diagram to learn more about the EXIM Bank transaction review process.  

PENDING ENVIRONMENTAL CATEGORY A PROJECTS

Projects classified by EXIM as Environmental Category A transactions require an Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA), which must be made available to the public for at least 30 days prior to EXIM consideration for final approval.

EXIM has received applications for the following Environmental Category A projects.

To receive more information regarding projects on this list, please visit here.

Project Location Reference Further NEPA action required?1 Estimated Annual CO2
Production
of Project
(tonnes/yr)
Project
Posting Date
Date ESIA Available

PAN Carbon Fiber Manufacturing Facility

Geleen, Netherlands  AP089179XX Pending  TBD  8/28/2017 Not yet available

Tema 400 MW LPG-fired, Combined Cycle Power Plant

Tema, Greater Accra Region, Ghana  AP089148XX Pending  TBD  3/07/2017 9/1/2017
ESIA
available
HERE

Sobrado 34 MW Solar Photovoltaic Power Project

Casa Nova, Bahia, Brazil  AP089092XX ---  Not Applicable  2/15/2017 Not yet available

Saudi Aramco oil & gas exploration and production and refining activities

 Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  AP650493XX Pending  TBD  12/20/2016 Not yet available

Long Phu 1 (1,200MW) Coal Fueled Power Plant (2x600 MW units)

 Long Du Commune, Long Phu District, Soc Trang Province, Vietnam  AP089111XX Pending   6,300,000

(806 grams CO2 eq. per kilowatt-hour)
 09/27/2016 1. Preliminary ESIA available as of 9/27/2016
2. Supplemental ESIA information received 12/15/16
view ESIA
Kovvada 6,660MW Nuclear Power Plant Srikakulam District, Andhra Pradesh, India AP636363XX --- Not Applicable 8/25/2016  Not Yet Available
Moorside 3,330MW Nuclear Power Plant West Cumbria, Northwest England, UK AP089076XX --- Not Applicable 8/25/2016  Not Yet Available
Qurayyah Improvements & Upgrades to 18 CCGT increase by 274 MW net Eastern Province, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia AP089065XX Pending TBD 8/25/2016  Not Yet Available
1,747 MW Gas Turbine and Steam Generators at PP13 Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia AP089065XX Pending TBD 8/25/2016  9/22/2016
view ESIA
1,747 MW Gas Turbine and Steam Generators at PP14 Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia AP089065XX Pending TBD 8/25/2016  9/22/2016
view ESIA
605 MW Duba Green Integrated Combined Cycle Plant Duba, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia AP089065XX Pending TBD 8/25/2016  9/22/2016
view ESIA
1,390 MW Waad Al-Shamal Integrated Solar Combined Cycle Power Plant Waad Al Shamal, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia AP089065XX Pending TBD 8/25/2016  9/22/2016
view ESIA
Balloki 1,223MW CCGT Power Plant Pakistan AP636706xx Pending TBD 8/25/2016  Not Yet Available
Havelli Bhadur Shah 1 1,223MW CCGT Power Plant Pakistan AP636691xx Pending TBD 8/25/2016  Not Yet Available
ABS Munai Petroleum Refinery (15,000 BPD) Near Federovka, Terekti District, West Region, Kazakhstan AP636673xx Pending 200,000 8/9/2016  Not Yet Available
Mozambique LNG Project Afungi Peninsula, Cabo Delgado Province, Mozambique AP087889xx No (1a) 5,200,000 1/20/2016  1/20/2016 
ESIA available HERE
.

Tahrir Petrochemical Complex

Suez Industrial Area, Ain Sokhna, Egypt

AP086890xx No(1a) 3,000,000 3/13/12 3/14/2017
ESIA available HERE
.

Footnotes:
1 Based on EXIM Bank's review of the proposed transaction, EXIM has concluded:
(a)  No major Federal action.  
(b)  Categorical exclusion applies.


2. PENDING ENVIRONMENTAL CATEGORY B PROJECTS

Environmental Category B projects require sufficient documentation to determine that they are consistent with relevant host-country and applicable international environmental and social guidelines.

EXIM has received applications for the following Environmental Category B projects.

To receive more information regarding projects on this list, please visit here.

Project Location Reference Further NEPA action required?1 Estimated Annual CO2  Production
of Project
(tonnes/yr)
Project
Posting Date
ESIA or other available Environmental Information
Geometric Power Ltd's Aba gas-fired Integrated Power Plant Project for the rehabilitation of 3 existing units and the addition of a 44 MW unit Aba, Abia State, Nigeria AP089197XX TBD TBD 12/04/2017 No
Ridge Hospital Phase II Expansion Accra, Ghana AP089153XX --- TBD 5/2/2017 No
Petroleo Brasileiro S. A. Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Existing Oil/Gas Fields, Offshore Brazil, Campos, Santos and Espirito Santos Basins. AP089152XX TBD TBD 4/19/2017 No
Fray Lazaro 55 MW Photovoltaic Solar Power Project Choluteca Municipality, Choluteca Department, Honduras AP089128XX --- Not Applicable 1/13/2017 Not Yet Available
Regional Equipment Distribution Depots Koutaba, Tiko, Maroua, Mfou and Mandjou, Cameroon AP089072XX --- Not Applicable 8/25/2016 Not Yet Available
BTM Potable Water Treatment and Supply System Buea, Tiko and Mutengene, Southwest Region Cameroon AP089168XX
AP089080XX
--- Not Applicable 7/11/2017
8/25/2016
Not Yet Available
Siginik Solar 50MW Solar PV Bole District, Ghana AP608415XX --- Not Applicable 8/25/2016 Not Yet Available
Pemex Oil & Gas Exploration and Production Existing Oil/Gas Fields, Onshore Eastern/Southern Mexico, Offshore Bay of Campeche AP089059xx No(a) 2,500,000 3/4/16

Information available as of 3/4/16

View ESIA docs

Footnotes:
1 Based on EXIM Bank's review of the proposed transaction, EXIM has concluded:
(a)  No major Federal action.  
(b)  Categorical exclusion applies.