financial instruments

The European Commission, in partnership with the UN Environment Finance Initiative, is organising a webinar to discuss the Investor’s Perspective in Financing Energy Efficiency on Friday 28 September 2018, from 11.00 to 13.00 Central European Summer Time. This webinar participants will hear 2 presentations:
Post date: 27 Aug 2018
Type: Event

Energy Efficient Mortgages Pilot Scheme Meeting will take place the 26 and 27 September 2018 in Venice, Italy. Please find a preliminary programme below. 26 September 2018: Energy efficient Mortgages Action Plan Welcome Dinner 27 September 2018: Energy Efficient Mortgages Pilot Scheme Meetings, at Don Orione (Room Goldoni), Zattere Dorsoduro 909/A, Venice. Focus on: Energy efficient Mortgages Action Plan, Energy efficiency Data Protocol and Portal 27 September 2018: Energy efficiency Data Protocol and Portal Networking Dinner
Post date: 27 Aug 2018
Type: Event

This publishable report integrates all the knowledge gained from the CERtuS project in an easy-to-use hand book that aims to inform the CERtuS target groups and the wider public about the Project achievements. It is addressed principally to Municipalities and the public sector, but it may be equally useful to the ESCOs, financing entities, policy makers and to all parties interested in Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy systems integration in the building sector.  
Post date: 8 Aug 2018
Type: Publication

The Climate Investment Funds (CIF) were established in 2008 to provide scaled-up climate financing to developing countries to initiate transformational change towards a low carbon, climate resilient development. Channelled through the multilateral development banks (MDBs), the CIF encompass two funds: the Clean Technology Fund (CTF) and the Strategic Climate Fund, which includes three targeted programs – the Forest Investment Program (FIP), the Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (PPCR) and the Program for Scaling up Renewable Energy in Low Income Countries (SREP).
Post date: 30 Jul 2018
Type: Publication

FINERPOL project partners identified around 100 best practices around the world of financial instruments for energy efficiency and renewable energy and evaluated them according to criteria developed together by the partnership. These criteria included what each initiative aimed to achieve, who was involved, its financial performance, and impact on reducing carbon emissions. Finermap is an useful and intuitive tool because:
Post date: 27 Jul 2018
Type: Link

PROSPECT aims to encourage the exchange of knowledge and experience on innovative financing schemes used to implement sustainable energy and climate plans, especially within the framework of the Covenant of Mayors.
Post date: 11 Jul 2018
Type: News

A seminar for businesses in Northern Ireland on clean energy was held in the city of Derry  
Post date: 11 Jul 2018
Type: News

EeMAP: Piloting Energy Efficient Mortgages in Europe Join us for a webinar on 19th June 2018 | 11:00-12:00 CET. Register now!
Post date: 21 May 2018
Type: Event

The disruptive character of digital technologies and startups has been acknowledged by the banks themselves, but the effects of renewable energy crowdfunding on traditional banking do more than pose a threat    Crowdfunding is considered by some experts to have the same effect on banks as Uber has on taxis. Green energy crowdfunding is no exception: the process is 100% digital and lets everybody become an investor or request funding for a sustainable project, without going through the banks.  
Post date: 18 Jan 2018
Type: News

This event, which will take place on 1 February 2018 in Bucharest, Romania, aims to share best practices from Romania, Hungary and Bulgaria as well as other countries, on how energy efficiency investments can be financed. This includes the use of private funds and innovative financing instruments, notably in the building and industry sectors. Speakers will focus on practical experiences in developing and structuring investment programmes and the event will allow time for debate. The event contributes to the new cooperation on energy efficiency initiated by the CESEC.
Post date: 12 Dec 2017
Type: Event