The central question about financing Green Investements is often: How? It can seem difficult to find available money for a first investment, and this is an important issue for households but also municipalities and regions. In Europe, there are more and more interesting cases about what type of innovative financing can work in practice.
It was one aim, through the PROSPECT project, to showcase those successes, and enable peer to peer learning in regional and local authorities in order to finance and implement their sustainable energy plans. The programme builds upon successful financing schemes implemented in cities and regions in the European Union. It was designed to help local and regional authorities to benefit from the lessons learnt and the experience of their peers in order to launch (...)