Company name

La Unión, S.A.S. E.S.P

Project number

14121-01

Category B projects have potential environmental and/or social impacts and risks that are less adverse than those of a Category A and which are generally limited to the project site, largely reversible and can be mitigated via measures that are readily available and feasible to implement in the context of the operation.

E&S category
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B

Country

Colombia

Sector

Energy

Status

Proposed

Disclosed date

04/20/2022

Projected date at which a project will be put forward for the Board of Executive Directors’ approval.

Projected board date
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07/26/2022

Approval date

N/A

Signed date

N/A

Sponsoring entity

SolarPack Corporación Tecnológica, S.A.

Team leader

Lara Manzano, Ricardo Julian

Investment type

Syndicated amount

USD $ 13,000,000

Financing amount

USD $ 39,406,100

Currency

COP

Project scope and objective

La Union consists in financing the construction and development of a PV solar plant Sponsored by Solarpack. La Union with a total aggregate installed capacity of 99.99 MWac, is located in the municipality of Monteria, Department of Cordoba, Colombia.

The project was awarded with a 15-year PPA in the Third Long Term Contract Auction that was organized by the Colombian Mines and Energy Ministry in 2021. The project is in development stage, with secured interconnection, secured site and advanced stage of environmental approvals. 

IDB Invest's participation will help to supplement long-term financing for the project with participation from the United Kingdom Sustainable Infrastructure Program (UK SIP) Blended Financing Fund administered by the IDB Group, and in collaboration with a local bank, providing funds in Colombian pesos.

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Early disclosure

LA UNION - ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL STRATEGY (ESS)

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Client files

This section provides the key environmental and social assessment documents produced by the client for this project.

LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 0 RESUMEN EJECUTIVO

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 1-2 OBJETIVOS Y GENERALIDADES

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 3 DESCRIPCIÓN DEL PROYECTO

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 4 ÁREA DE INFLUENCIA

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 5.1 MEDIO ABIÓTICO

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 5.2 MEDIO BIÓTICO

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 5.3 MEDIO SOCIOECONÓMICO

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 5.4 PAISAJE

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 5.5 SERVICIOS ECOSISTÉMICOS

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 6 ZONIFICACIÓN AMBIENTAL

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 7 DEMANDA DE RECURSOS NATURALES

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 8 EVALUACIÓN AMBIENTAL

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 9 ZONIFICACIÓN DE MANEJO

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LA UNIÓN LT - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 10 PLANES Y PROGRAMAS

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LA UNIÓN PLANTA - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 0 RESUMEN EJECUTIVO

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LA UNIÓN PLANTA - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 1 DESCRIPCIÓN DEL PROYECTO

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LA UNIÓN PLANTA - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 2 CARACTERIZACIÓN DEL AREA DE INFLUENCIA

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LA UNIÓN PLANTA - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 3 ZONIFICACIÓN AMBIENTAL

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LA UNIÓN PLANTA - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 4 EVALUACIÓN AMBIENTAL

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LA UNIÓN PLANTA - ESTUDIO DE IMPACTO AMBIENTAL (EIA) - 5 PLAN DE MANEJO AMBIENTAL

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Client Contact

CONTACT NAME

María Juliana Tascón

POSITION

Country Manager

PHONE NUMBER

+57 317 685 8082

EMAIL

mjtascon@solarpack.es

IDB Invest Contact

EMAIL

requestinformation@idbinvest.org

PHONE

+1(202)-566-4566

ADDRESS

1350 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005

COUNTRY OFFICES

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