Circular economy: New coalition launched for Latin America and the Caribbean

The Regional Coalition on Circular Economy will support access to financing by governments and the private sector, with special emphasis on small and medium businesses

E.ON offers smart meter installation service to wider market

It is offering a range of options to other suppliers, including meter financing, consultancy and installation to drive a successful nationwide rollout

Dogger Bank owners close ‘largest ever’ offshore wind project financing

SSE Renewables and Equinor announced the landmark £5.5bn financial deal for the offshore wind farm in the UK

Cadent pays for 40,000 meals to help vulnerable children avoid hunger

The gas network’s announcement follows controversy over the government’s refusal to extend a free school meals scheme beyond term times

US to co-operate on development of Poland’s nuclear power programme

The two countries, over the next 18 months, will work together on a report delivering a design for implementing Poland’s nuclear power programme as well as potential financing arrangements

EU bank invests €120m to modernise power network in Hungary

The financing will cover the costs of the reinforcement of the electricity supply network, refurbishment of substations, overhead lines and underground cables and the installation of advanced meters

Fiat Chrysler granted €800m financing for EVs in Italy

The European Investment Bank is supporting the development of battery electric vehicles as well as plug-in hybrids

Climate finance: Seven largest multilateral banks invest $61.6bn in 2019

Low and middle-income economies received around 67% of the total funding

Citi pledges $250bn to finance global climate solutions

The announcement has been made as part of the bank’s 2025 Sustainable Progress Strategy to help accelerate the transition towards a low carbon economy

EU bank greenlights €2bn for global energy projects

That includes investment in energy efficiency and clean energy projects that support the transition towards a low carbon economy