The IRENA / ADFD Project Facility is encouraging applications from government-driven development-focused renewable energy projects in this seventh funding cycle. More than USD 50 million is available in total. USD 5 million to USD 15 million in concessional loans is available for each project from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) at 1% or 2% loan rates, to cover up to half of the total project costs.  The seventh cycle deadline for summary applications is 14th February 2019. Visit for more information on eligibility, the selection process and how to apply. 

Furthermore, if you are a fund interested in co-funding opportunities for the shortlisted projects through the Facility and/or are a renewable energy expert interested in working to evaluate projects, please email us at

Deadline: 14 February 2019