How do businesses invest in climate change?

A new report surveyed more than 13,500 firms, delving into their stance on climate risks, their investments to address those risks and the main influencing factors on this

EIB approves €2.3bn for clean energy and transport schemes

Geothermal power plants in East Africa, solar projects in Spain and hydrogen trains in Germany will be among the beneficiaries

Irish wind farm granted €100m financing from EIB and Bank of Ireland

The 75MW project will be able to supply up to 55,000 homes with renewable energy

EIB backs 450MW offshore wind farm in France with €350m

The €2bn project is forecast to produce enough power to supply 630,000 people and will create 1,000 jobs in the Normandy region

Nearly 40% of Europeans ‘consider ditching air travel the easiest way to fight climate change’

Once Covid-19 restrictions are lifted, nearly 67% of Brits are planning to fly less frequently, according to a new survey

EU Bank signs climate agreement with the city of Turin in Italy

The agreement will allow the institution to provide technical assistance for investments and enable better use of EU funds

EIB electrifies Poland with €125m loan for battery materials factory

The facility will supply cathode materials, a key component for lithium-ion battery cell manufacturers

Lithium-ion battery units
EIB confirms €1bn to consolidate European battery industry

The funding forms part of the European Battery Alliance, committed to creating a competitive, cleaner and advanced battery cell industry

Polish battery production granted a €480m ‘electric’ boost from EU bank

The EU-backed facilities could potentially power more than 500,000 zero emission EVs per year

EU poll shows 72% of EU citizens ‘would back a carbon tax on air travel’

The majority of Europeans support a ban on short-distance flights to fight climate change, according to a survey from the European Investment Bank