Millions of euros have been crowdfunded in four years to finance small and medium renewable energy projects. And there is still potential to be developed.
Post date: 5 Oct 2016
Social, green, but primarily as an investment: all the features of energy crowdfunding
Platforms to raise funds for renewable projects want to take care of our planet and its inhabitants but often, they’re also looking for good returns.
There are three ways a crowdfunding project can be financed.
Post date: 5 Oct 2016
On 6 September 2016, the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) launched an online survey to learn about how stakeholders perceive the SME Instrument brand.
Post date: 8 Sep 2016
On 11 July 2016, the European Commission adopted two new "ready-to-use" financial instruments for European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds investments, to ease access to funding for young businesses and urban development project promoters.
Post date: 8 Aug 2016
6,000 houses from Riga should benefit from funding for energy renovation
The municipality of Riga has created a revolving fund linked to a soft loan scheme which will provide loans at a low interest rate destined for citizens and non-profit organizations in order to increase energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy and to reduce energy consumption.
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Public authorities today face the challenge of energy savings in the building sector. A significant amount of energy can be saved by building renovation.
Post date: 3 Jun 2015
This report is the result of the work performed under the Concerted Action EPBD 2011-2012 to improve the effectiveness of support initiatives for EPBD implementation. The main objectives of the work performed under the Concerted Action EPBD theme “Effectiveness of Support Initiatives” are:
Post date: 25 Oct 2013
This scheme is now closed.
Klimata Pārmaiņu Finanšu Instruments
Post date: 30 Apr 2013
The seminar took a practical look at some of the more innovative large scale financial instruments developed to date and assessed the challenges involved in securing different sources of finance (public and private) for energy efficiency investments. The seminar presentations are available for download here and at the E3G website.
Post date: 27 Nov 2012
India currently has 246.7 million households but the focus of the NHB is to target households that want to purchase flats in `50-70 lakhs bracket.
Mr F. Schafhausen, deputy director-general, climate protection of the German ministry of environment, pointed out at the launch of IT-Toolkit: Resbuild India that “India and Germany must work closely to improve energy efficiency in the building sector. The toolkit can create an effective basis for making decisions to enhance technical capabilities of the users.”
Post date: 10 Oct 2012