EU and Dutch banks invest €300m on green shipping

Green investments for the European shipping market is to receive a €300 million (£265.7m) boost. Dutch bank ING and the European Investment Bank (EIB) are each providing €150 million (£132m) for projects with a “green innovation element” covering the construction of new vessels or retrofitting of existing ones. It applies to both inland shipping and […]

Green shipping in Europe gets €150m boost

A €150 million (£125.4m) agreement to finance green shipping in Europe is being signed today. The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Dutch bank ABN Amro aim to support investments by offering promoters of sustainable projects in the sector favourable financial terms. This framework is the first of its kind in partnership with a financial institution in the Netherlands. […]

Energy projects win share of €13bn EU loan

Energy projects have won a share of loans worth €12.7 billion (£9.2bn) from the EU bank. They are part of the European Investment Bank’s (EIB) ‘Investment Plan for Europe’ and include 61 new loans for projects across Europe, Africa and Asia. Those granted funding in the energy industry are a wind farm in southern Mongolia, […]