Nur Navoi (EBRD-51454)

  • Uzbekistan
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Financial Institutions
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Sep 16, 2020
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Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company PJSC - Masdar (Masdar)
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  • Energy
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 25.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 112.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ EBRD website

Updated in EWS Aug 7, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Jul 24, 2020

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Project Description


Under this project-EBRD provides loan of US$25 million for financial support of  the construction and operation of a pilot solar auction project of 100 MW installed capacity located in Navoi region of Uzbekistan.


Nur Navoi project  is among first solar projects in Uzbekistan which will pave the way for a pipeline of renewable projects in the country. It will contribute to climate mitigation by adding 100 MW of solar generation capacity to the national energy system and will assist the country in low-carbon transition, reducing its current high reliance on thermal power generation.


Investment Description
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Private Actors
Private Actors Description


The Borrower is an UAE holding company fully owned by Masdar. The Borrower will hold majority ownership in an Uzbek Project SPV responsible for the project construction and operation.

Loan guarantor: Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company PJSC - Masdar (Masdar), a global leader in renewable energy and sustainable urban development. It was established in 2006 as a strategic government initiative to invest, incubate and establish new energy industry in Abu Dhabi and around the world. Masdar is fully owned by Mubadala Investment Company, an investment company established and fully owned by the government of Abu Dhabi.


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