Spain lent €40m for energy efficient social housing

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending €40 million (£35m) to finance the construction of energy efficient social housing in Spain. They will be nearly zero energy buildings, i.e. buildings with very low energy usage due to their design and the materials used during construction. Around 524 units will be built in the Navarre Region […]

EU bank lends €200m for green Swedish buildings

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending €200 million (£177m) for nearly zero-energy buildings (NZEB) in Sweden. Swedish real estate company Vasakronan will use to cash for the construction of a new NZEB as well as the refurbishment of a building complex in Stockholm to NZEB standards. The new Platinan block will include office space, […]