EU bank backs nine solar power plants in Spain with €66m funding

They will have a total capacity of 436MW and are expected to create up to 700 new jobs during the implementation phase

EU bank and Amundi raise €253m for green credit programme

The Green Credit Continuum programme aims to contribute to the deployment of new financing required to meet the commitments made under the Paris climate change agreement.

EU bank lends €50m for wind energy complex in Spain

It includes four wind farms which will have a total capacity of 111MW

European Investment Bank to end funding for fossil fuel projects

Future financing will aim to accelerate clean energy innovation, energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies

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EIB charges up Spanish EV development with €17m of new funding

The money is being offered to QEV Technologies to support its research and development activities surrounding electric powertrains, fast charging systems and electric racing technologies

EU lends €100m for energy efficiency and renewables in Brazil

The implementation of the projects are expected to create around 700 jobs

EU lends €21m for energy efficiency in Bucharest

The financing will support upgrades to thermal insulation of 400 residential buildings

EU approves €115m loan to roll out electric buses in Rotterdam

Public transport provider RET will also use the financing to install charging infrastructure for the vehicles

Two utility-scale solar plants to be built in Kenya in $253m deal

The Radiant and Eldosol solar farms will have a total capacity of 80MW and reduce carbon emissions by 106,000 tonnes annually

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EU grants €40m for Moldova-Romania power link

The interconnector, scheduled to be completed by 2024, is expected to considerably enhance the stability and reliability of Moldova’s electricity supply