This report sets out the TEG’s final recommendations to the European Commission. This report contains recommendations relating to the overarching design of the Taxonomy, as well as guidance on how users of the Taxonomy can develop Taxonomy disclosures. It contains a summary of the economic activities covered by the technical screening criteria.
Post date: 6 Apr 2020
Want to know how financing can drive a clean energy future? Join us for the 13th Energy Efficiency Finance Forum (EEFF) — the premier conference for industry leaders like you — to explore cutting-edge initiatives and major opportunities to finance projects that save energy, reduce costs, and create jobs.
Post date: 1 Apr 2020
Municipalities and local authorities are at the frontline of Europe’s energy transition, but often struggle to mobilise the financial resources required for sustainable energy investments.
Post date: 26 Mar 2020
Enhancing at an Early Stage the Investment Value Chain of Energy Efficiency Projects
Triple-A has a practical result-oriented approach, seeking to identify which investments can be considered as Triple-A investments, fostering sustainable growth, while also having an extremely strong capacity to meet their commitments, already from the first stages of investments generation and preselection/ pre-evaluation.
Post date: 19 Mar 2020
The Project Development Services (PDS) financed by ELENA will provide dedicated technical assistance and advice to these housing associations. In addition to the financial loan offer by BGŻ BNP Paribas, the PDS will provide a global package on services such as energy audits, preparation of technical documentation and specialised technical advice to the housing associations, in order to support housing associations in Poland to prepare energy efficiency investments.
Investment programme description
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
The Government Office for Development and European Cohesion Policy has given the goahead for energy conservation measures in local communities in four rounds. Municipalities can apply to have as much as 40% of eligible costs covered in works on buildings they own and use. Slovenia earmarked EUR 25 million for the energy renovation project of which EUR 21.25 million or 85% comes from the European Union’s cohesion funds.
Post date: 11 Mar 2020
The funding is available for proposals submitted under 10 topics addressing 5 main areas:
Post date: 10 Mar 2020
What is Sustainable Finance Forum?
SusFinForum is an annual forum for banks, microfinance institutions, asset managers, project sponsors, investors & financiers in the EECA region that are committed to creating a social and environmental impact in the region. The goal of the forum is to catalyze investments for
sustainable infrastructure and development in the region, through innovative financing models.
Post date: 6 Mar 2020
The review of EU´ fiscal rules, Stability and Growth Pact comes as multi-lateral effort to make the European economy more sustainable and to achieve the zero-emission goal by 2050. Part of this includes also a review of the state aid rules and a “green supporting factor” in the capital requirements for banks. A new taxonomy has also been adopted to better channel funds to sustainable goals.
Post date: 7 Feb 2020
Since 2017, the Energy Efficient Mortgages Initiative has been working to ensure Europe’s mortgage markets account for the energy efficiency of properties. Over 50 banks and financial institutions representing a quarter of Europe’s GDP have joined the initiative. Together, they represent over 55% of Europe’s mortgages.
Post date: 6 Feb 2020