Financial analysis of energy efficiency projects related to industrial boiler training course

“Financial analysis of energy efficiency projects related to industrial boiler training course” by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) was held on 14 and 15 March 2019 in Hanoi. This course is one of the activities of the Financial Capacity Building Program to support the implementation of energy efficiency investment projects related to industrial boilers within the framework of the Project “Promotion of Energy Efficient Industrial Boiler Adoption and Operating Practices in Vietnam” which is being jointly implemented by MOIT and UNIDO.

The overall objective of the Project is to reduce energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions through promoting the industrial energy efficiency boilers adoption and operation. To achieve this goal, over the past 3 years, the Project has carried out a series of activities related to improve the policy framework and regulations to support the industrial boiler standardization system; Raising awareness and capacity building for involved stakeholders; Financing support and implementation of boiler efficiency improvement projects and replacement of old-inefficient boilers with new energy efficient boilers at enterprises.

The objective of the training course on “Financial analysis of energy efficiency projects related to industrial boiler training course” is to enhance the capacity of national consultants and credit officers of financial/banking institutions, including knowledge and basic skills of financial analysis for energy efficiency investment projects. Trainees are equipped with knowledge of: tools and criteria used in financial analysis of investment projects; cash flow estimation for energy efficiency investment projects; financing options of energy efficiency investment projects; and risks and sensitivity analysis for these projects.

Participants in the training course, who are trainees from many institutions such as Vietnam Environmental Protection Fund, National Science and Technology Development Fund, TECHCOMBANK, VIETCOMBANK, AGRIBANK, Saigon Commercial Joint Stock Bank, energy efficiency consulting organizations and boiler service providers in Hanoi.

Project Management Unit.