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National/Regional schemes for Municipalities, Social Housing, Companies, Enterprises

Energy Efficiency Support to SMEs

The Royal Bank of Scotland has designed an energy audit and loan funding support to help small and medium-sized businesses in the UK reduce their energy usage, energy costs and carbon emissions.   Eligible for funding is any SME in the...

Enhanced Capital Allowance Scheme - UK

Enhanced Capital Allowances (ECAs) provides businesses with enhanced tax relief on their spending on qualifying plant and machinery.   An ECA is claimed through a business’s income or corporation tax return in the same...

Financing of non-domestic energy efficiency measures in the UK– GIB and SGEF

The UK Green Investment Bank (GIB) and Societe Generale Equipment Finance (SGEF) have joined forces to each provide £25m of finance for energy efficiency projects.   The alliance will combine SGEF's track record in equipment financing...

Environmental aid for industrial companies - Luxembourg

Aides en matière environnementale pour les entreprises industrielles    Luxembourg-based companies that wish to invest in eco-friendly technologies and processes may request special financial aid from...

Energy Investment Allowance - The Netherlands

Energie Investeringsaftrek   The EIA is a scheme of the Dutch Ministry of Economy and Finance.   Through this scheme, companies that make investments in energy efficient technologies and renewable...

Incentives for electricity production from renewable energy sources and cogeneration - Croatia

Naknadama za poticanje proizvodnje električne energije iz obnovljivih izvora energije i kogeneracije   Croatia has agreed with a mandatory national target of energy from renewable sources of 20% of gross final energy...

Energy auditing supported by the Ministry of Employment and the Economy - Finland

TEM:n tukemat energiakatselmukset   The Ministry of Trade and Industry has been supporting energy audits and analyses of buildings and production processes since 1992. At the end of 2007, more than 6,800...

Climate Change Financial Instrument - Latvia

This scheme is now closed.   Klimata Pārmaiņu Finanšu Instruments   The Climate Change Financial Instrument (CCFI) is a Government budget programme of the Republic of Latvia. The aim...

State Housing Development Fund - Slovakia

Štátny fond rozvoja bývania   The State Housing Development Fund is oriented for individuals, households and associations of flat owners and can be used in the form of non-repayable grants or favourable loans in order to...

Subsidies for solar collectors and biomass boilers- Slovakia

This scheme is now closed.    Dotácie na slnečné kolektory a kotly na biomasu   Within this scheme, subsidies were provided to owners of houses and apartment buildings for the installation of biomass...