Financing Schemes

On 10 May 2017, the  Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) announced that the European Commission has received 2165 proposals for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises SME Instrument Phase 1 before the latest cut-off date on 3 May 2017.    
Post date: 15 May 2017
Type: News

Finance and policy experts from across Central Europe met in Prague on 27 April 2017 to discuss new strategies for investing in energy efficiency.  
Post date: 9 May 2017
Type: News

This event, which will take place on 15 June 2017 in Madrid, Spain, aims to share best practice from Spain, Portugal and further afield in Europe on how energy efficiency 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, structuring and financing energy efficiency investment programmes. The event will allow time for debate.  
Post date: 9 May 2017
Type: Event

Finance and policy experts from across Central Europe met in Prague on 27 April to discuss new strategies for investing in energy efficiency.  
Post date: 3 May 2017
Type: Publication

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

Although many cities and regions have engaged in an energy transition, financing sustainable energy measures remains a great challenge. Project investment costs are high and it seems difficult to cover them using the municipal budget and traditional financing methods only. Local and regional authorities have to be resourceful and open-minded to invent and test new financing mechanisms, business models, organisational structures and partnerships to make their sustainable energy projects happen.
Post date: 27 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Ekonomikas ministrija un Attīstības finanšu institūcija Altum informatīvās kampaņas „Dzīvo siltāk” ietvaros 2017. gada februārī uzsāk semināru ciklu par pieejamo valsts atbalstu energoefektivitātes pasākumu īstenošanai daudzdzīvokļu ēkās.
Post date: 23 Mar 2017
Type: News

The National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management (NFOŚiGW) is the pillar of the Polish system of financing environmental protection. Within it, the energy performance of buildings is mostly financed under the national programme in the field of atmosphere protection  (“ochrona atmosfery”) through:    
Post date: 9 Mar 2017
Type: Link

These guidebooks are good examples of learning how to develop and implement three innovative financing schemes that have been tested by 11 European cities and regions.   Although many cities and regions have engaged into the energy transition, financing sustainable energy measures remains a great challenge. Some project investment costs are high, and covering them by using only municipal budget and traditional financing mechanisms is difficult.
Post date: 1 Mar 2017
Type: News