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This event, which will take place on 19 May 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark, aims to share best practice from across Northern Europe and further 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 experience in developing and structuring investment programmes; the event will allow ample time for debate.  
Post date: 6 Apr 2017
Type: Event

  This event, which will take place on 27 April 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic, aims to share best practice from across Central Europe and further 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 experience in developing and structuring investment programmes; the event will allow ample time for debate.   The event includes the following topics:  
Post date: 5 Apr 2017
Type: Event

On 30 March 2017, the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) organised in Brussels a workshop with the title Financing energy efficiency - Lessons from successful Horizon 2020 projects and other initiatives across Europe.  
Post date: 3 Apr 2017
Type: News

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a EUR 75 million loan with real estate company Castellum for the construction of nearly zero-energy buildings (NZEBs) in Stockholm and Örebro, Sweden. The loan was made possible by the support of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), central pillar of the European Commission's Investment Plan for Europe.  
Post date: 10 Mar 2017
Type: News

Lessons from successful Horizon 2020 projects and other initiatives across Europe   This event, held in Brussels on 30 March 2017, will present a selection of on-going initiatives at local, national and European levels that are demonstrating that energy efficiency can be financed on a large scale through the mobilisation of private financing. Mostly funded under the Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency programme, these initiatives provide inspiring insights on:   
Post date: 10 Mar 2017
Type: Event

The Energy Efficiency Data Hub is a new online tool developed by the European Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME). With interactive maps, key data and statistics, this application features the energy efficiency projects co-funded under Horizon 2020 programme. Several of these projects deal with the energy efficiency in buildings.  
Post date: 6 Mar 2017
Type: Tool

Information & Networking Event on the 2017 funding opportunities for green technology, nature conservation and climate projects under the EU's LIFE programme.    
Post date: 2 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Two solar-related projects are included in the last cut-off of the Fast Track to Innovation pilot scheme (FTI), which runs since 2015 under the EU's research and innovation programme Horizon 2020.   These projects are:   Integrated solar heating and cooling unit based on a novel zeolite chiller and heat pump: The project receives 2,167,437.50€.
Post date: 1 Feb 2017
Type: News

On 17 January 2017, the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) organised a one-hour interactive webinar to provide those interested in communicating their projects with ideas on how to increase their outreach and learn from successful EU-funded projects.   The webinar's recordings and presentations are now available at the link below.  
Post date: 20 Jan 2017
Type: News

On 19 January 2017, a series of Calls for Proposals opened in the context of Horizon 2020 Work Programme for 2016-17 in the area of Energy Efficiency.  
Post date: 19 Jan 2017
Type: News