Financing Schemes

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The BUILD UP Financing Schemes section aims to inform eligible beneficiaries, on new and existing funding opportunities in the field of buildings’ energy efficiency. Information relevant to anyone from public authorities to private business, and from professionals to building owners or tenants, is made available on an ongoing basis.  
Post date: 12 Jun 2015
Type: News

Program Operacyjny Infrastruktura i Środowisko, POIiŚ   The Polish Infrastructure and Environment Operational Programme (POIiŚ) for 2014-2020 is a national programme for the support of low-carbon economy, environmental protection, combat and adaptation to climate change, transport and energy security. It is the largest operational programme in Poland for the period 2014-2020.  
Post date: 15 May 2015
Type: Link

Inwestycje energooszczędne w MŚP   Until the end of 2015 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) can benefit from the funding of projects to improve energy efficiency in the company.   Funding is offered in the form of grants for partial repayment of bank loans channeled through the bank on the basis of the cooperation agreement concluded with the National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management (NFOŚiGW).  
Post date: 12 May 2015
Type: Link

Equitix Energy Efficiency Fund (EEEF) - UK   The Equitix Energy Efficiency Fund (EEEF) invests in energy efficiency and renewable energy projects in the United Kingdom that focus on:   demand-side energy efficiency; renewable heat;   Combined heat and power (CHP) projects.  The individual schemes to be financed are likely to be small and are expected to not be subject to an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) (Directive 2011/92/EU).  
Post date: 20 Apr 2015
Type: Link

This report is the first to examine in detail how well the Irish supply chain is positioned to capture new business as a result of the anticipated investment in the sustainable energy related products and services needed to meet Ireland’s renewable energy and energy efficiency targets for 2020.A chapter is dedicated to energy efficiency in the construction sector, demonstrating the total value of energy savings from technologies deployed in some cases. Some sections are also dedicated to innovating financing means in this sector and building a skilled work force.
Post date: 21 Aug 2014
Type: Publication

The Scheme allows eligible organisations to apply for an interest free loan to finance up to 50% of the costs of energy saving projects.   The repayment of the loan will be will be a minimum of 4 years up to a maximum of 8 years, dependent on the project payback. The loans must be paid back to Salix by direct debit every March and September over the confirmed period.    Project criteria are up to an 8 year payback at a cost of £200 per tonne of CO2 over the lifetime of the project. 
Post date: 25 Mar 2014
Type: Link

The programme allows Public Sector Bodies (PSBs) to apply for interest-free finance of up to 100% of the costs of energy saving or renewable energy projects. A repayments schedule will be proposed once the application has been reviewed and granted funding.   Projects will then have to be completed within 9 months from the commitment date.   Only those projects where the resultant energy savings, over the lifetime of the project, go directly back to the public sector and the public sector gains a direct financial benefit are eligible.  
Post date: 25 Mar 2014
Type: Link

Salix operates a number of interest-free loan programmes across England.   The Scheme allows public sector bodies to apply for an interest free loan to finance up to 100% of the costs of energy saving projects. This initial tranche of loans will be paid back to Salix by direct debit on a 6 monthly basis over a period of 4 years.   Projects must comply with the following criteria:  
Post date: 25 Mar 2014
Type: Link

This presentation from the Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia offers a detailed overview of the transposition of the EPBD recast in this country (status September 2013).A new law on the Energy Performance of Buildings (LEPB) was adopted on 6 December 2012 and has been in force since 9 January 2013. Different regulations were then published:- regarding independent experts (No.382 of the 9th of July 2013)- regarding calculation of energy performance of buildings (No.348 of the 25th of June 2013)
Post date: 14 Jan 2014
Type: Publication

European Commission - IP/13/1232   11/12/2013
Post date: 11 Dec 2013
Type: News