Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD) Green Energy Fund

Category: Finance
Sub-Category: Debt Finance
User: Private Sector
Donors: Agence Francaise de Developpement (AFD), Industrial Development Corporation (IDC)
Donor Countries: France, South Africa
Description:

To provide finance to renewable energy and energy efficiency projects of smaller scale and manufacturing of green products in South Africa.

Location: South Africa
On- or Off-Grid: Both
Geography:

South Africa

Eligibility:

Solar and biomass; other technologies are considered on a case by case basis. Energy Efficiency (EE):
- A maximum of 200% increase in production capacity is allowed for expansion projects; and
- Greenfield operations are considered on a case by case basis.
AFD funds are blended at a leverage level of at most 50% funding from IDC; and no refinancing

Contact information:

Call Centre: 086 069 3888
Email: callcentre@idc.co.za

Last updated: February 16, 2018

Last updated: October 18, 2019