Project Name

Delivering the transition to energy-efficient lighting in residential, commercial, industrial and outdoor sectors in Pakistan

Name of Client

UN Environment



Project Location within country


Source of Financing

UN Environment

Length of Consultancy Assignment

Start Date

26 February 2019

Completion Date


Detailed Narrative Description of Project:
The project aims to Development of National Efficient Lighting Strategy and design and operationalization of Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) for energy-efficient lighting in Pakistan, which seeks to accelerate the adoption of energy-efficient lighting products, reducing energy consumption and CO2 emission.

Detailed Description of Actual Service Provided by your Firm:

  • Provision of supervision review and comment on the lighting market assessment
  • Development of supporting policies and mechanisms (e.g., labeling & financing) for promoting LEDs
  • Development and finalization of the national efficient lighting policy and strategy contain clearly defined regulatory frameworks with the implementation timeline
  • Provision of supervision to the national consultant in conducting a market review of financial institutions providing EE finance in Pakistan to identify partners to host RLF
  • Development of strategy and administrative and operational procedures, and eligibility requirements for establishing “EE lighting Financial Scheme/Window”
  • Development of criteria for reviewing loan applications for EE lighting projects and other relevant documents for operationalization of “EE Lighting Financial Scheme/Window”
  • Provision of technical assistance for the on-lending entity(ies) in reviewing and approving loan applications
  • Provision of supervision to the national consultant in implementing awareness capacity development workshop for on-lending entities for the loan program.