The objective of the Technology Innovation Challenge (Energy) is to award three grants (maximum of US$500,000 each) to proposals demonstrating innovative technology solutions to address energy-related development challenges that ADB has published.
The Challenge categories are:
- Efficient Heating and Cooling Solutions
- Renewable Energy-Based Microgrids
- Artificial Intelligence for Energy Demand Management
Applicants may include a private entity, not-for-profit, civil society organization, government-owned enterprise, research institutions, or a joint venture entity, and must be legally incorporated or registered in an ADB member country.