Construction of wastewater treatment plants

Construction of wastewater treatment plants and associated sanitation services

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Construction of wastewater treatment plants
Construction of wastewater treatment plants and associated sanitation services
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Infrastructure
Waste Management
Business Model Description

Invest in the construction, operation and / or installation of wastewater treatment plants and the provision of accessible services associated with the management of wastewater and sanitary trucks in areas with high population density and industrial areas through mixed financing including private investments, potential subsidies and / or patient capital.

Expected Impact

Increase coverage of water sanitation services benefiting public helath, the environment and corporates.

Indicative ReturnDescribes the rate of growth an investment is expected to generate within the IOA. The indicative return is identified for the IOA by establishing its Internal Rate of Return (IRR), Return of Investment (ROI) or Gross Profit Margin (GPM).
> 25% (in IRR)
Investment TimeframeDescribes the time period in which the IOA will pay-back the invested resources. The estimate is based on asset expected lifetime as the IOA will start generating accumulated positive cash-flows.
Short Term (0–5 years)
Market SizeDescribes the value of potential addressable market of the IOA. The market size is identified for the IOA by establishing the value in USD, identifying the Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) or providing a numeric unit critical to the IOA.
Every day, 2.9 million cubic meters of untreated wastewater are discharged into the Paraguay River
Direct ImpactDescribes the primary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Clean water and sanitation (SDG 6) Good health and well-being (SDG 3) No Poverty (SDG 1)
Indirect ImpactDescribes the secondary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure (SDG 9) Reduced Inequalities (SDG 10) Sustainable Cities and Communities (SDG 11)
Sector Sources
  • (I) PNUD. 2023. Asunción Sustentable, un proyecto transformador que mira hacia el futuro. https://www.undp.org/es/paraguay/noticias/asuncion-sustentable-un-proyecto-transformador-que-mira-hacia-el-futuro (II) Ministerio de Obras Públicas y Comunicaciones. 2014. Plan estratégico. https://www.mopc.gob.do/nosotros/plan-estrat%C3%A9gico/ (III) Gobierno Nacional de Paraguay. 2020. Actualización del plan maestro de infraestructura y servicios de transporte del Paraguay 2018 - 2028. https://www.mopc.gov.py/application/files/3816/3302/7534/Actualizacion_del_Plan_Maestro_de_Infraestructura_y_Servicios_de_Transporte_del_Paraguay_2018_-_2028_-_Informe_Final.pdf (IV) ONU Mujeres. s.f. Paraguay. https://lac.unwomen.org/en/donde-estamos/paraguay (V) Infraestructure Interviews. 2021. (VI) Marketdata. 2022. Paraguay debe invertir el 6% del PIB hasta el 2030 para cerrar brecha en infraestructura. https://marketdata.com.py/noticias/paraguay-debe-invertir-el-6-del-pib-hasta-el-2030-para-cerrar-brecha-en-infraestructura-89777/ (VII) CONACYT. 2017. Reciclaje de residuos con inclusión social, valor ambiental y viabilidad económica, posibilidad de réplica de la experiencia ECOUNI en Paraguay. https://repositorio.conacyt.gov.py/bitstream/handle/20.500.14066/4035/14-INV-410-PropuestaTecnica2.pdf?sequence=2 (VIII) PNUD Paraguay. 2019. Planes de gestión de residuos permiten construir ciudades sostenibles. https://www.undp.org/es/paraguay/press-releases/planes-de-gesti%C3%B3n-de-residuos-permiten-construir-ciudades-sostenibles (IX) Bnamericas. 2021. Spotlight: Paraguay to reduce wastewater infra gap with US$1.2bn investment. https://www.bnamericas.com/en/features/spotlight-paraguay-to-reduce-wastewater-infra-gap-with-us12bn-investment
IOA Sources
  • (1) Ministerio del Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible. 2020. Lago Ypacaraí: Alcantarillado sanitario y plantas de tratamiento, soluciones de fondo. https://www.mades.gov.py/2020/06/10/lago-ypacarai-alcantarillado-sanitario-y-plantas-de-tratamiento-soluciones-de-fondo/ (2) BID. 2015. Plan de Acción de Asunción, Paraguay. Programa Ciudades Emergentes y Sostenibles (CES). https://issuu.com/ciudadesemergentesysostenibles/docs/asunci__n_sostenible (3) Revista Mandu'a. 2022. El CAF aprueba créditos para obras de saneamiento. https://issuu.com/a.arza/docs/220429_tripa_mandua_abril_2022_pdf_completo (4) Correa Alayo & Vania Evelyn. 2017. Estudio de pre factibilidad para la implementación de una planta de tratamientos de aguas residuales en una Curtiembre de Trujillo. https://es.scribd.com/document/392354248/Correa-Alayo-Vania-Evelyn-1 (5) Gobierno Nacional. 2019. (6) Reunión sectorial. 2020. (7) Gobierno del Paraguay. 2014. Plan Nacional de Desarrollo Paraguay 2030. https://www.stp.gov.py/pnd/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/pnd2030.pdf (8) Ministerio del Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible. 2016. Plan Estratégico Institucional del Servicio Nacional de Saneamiento Ambiental 2016. https://www.senasa.gov.py/application/files/1914/8902/4266/PEI_SENASA_2016-2020_aprobado.pdf (9) Empresa de Servicios Sanitarios del Paraguay. 2011. Manual de Especificaciones Técnicas Generales Ambientales y Sociales (METAGAS). https://es.slideshare.net/Essap-Pmsas/06manualdeespecificacionestcnicasambientalesgenerales-para-pas-metagas (10) Congreso de la nación paraguaya. 1980. Ley No. 836. https://www.bacn.gov.py/leyes-paraguayas/2399/ley-n-836-codigo-sanitario (11) Congreso de la nación paraguaya. 1993. Ley No. 294. https://www.bacn.gov.py/leyes-paraguayas/2374/ley-n-294-evaluacion-de-impacto-ambiental (12) Congreso de la nación paraguaya. 2007. Ley No. 3239. https://www.bacn.gov.py/leyes-paraguayas/2724/de-los-recursos-hidricos-del-paraguay#:~:text=%2D%20La%20presente%20Ley%20tiene%20por,ambientalmente%20sustentable%20para%20las%20personas (13) Congreso de la nación paraguaya. 2000. Ley No. 1614. https://www.bacn.gov.py/leyes-paraguayas/1694/ley-n-1614-general-del-marco-regulatorio-y-tarifario-del-servicio-publico-de-provision-de-agua-potable-y-alcantarillado-sanitario-para-la-republica-del-paraguay (14) Agencia Financiera de Desarrollo. S.F. Acerca de la AFD. https://www.afd.gov.py/que-es-la-afd (15) Congreso de la nación paraguaya. 1990. Ley 60/90 https://www.mre.gov.py/consulpar-rio-de-janeiro/application/files/6316/1608/8888/Ley_60_-_90_Incentivos_Fiscales_a_la_Inversion_Nacional_y_Extranjera.pdf