In Luxembourg, the European Investment Bank has released a draft revised set of criteria for energy projects (EIB and Energy: Delivering Growth, Security and Sustainability – EIB’s Screening and Assessment Criteria for Energy Projects). These draft proposals are scheduled to be discussed by the EIB’s Board of Directors during its meeting on 23rd July 2013. The new EIB Energy Lending criteria are fully aligned with EU policy priorities to deliver economic growth, energy security and sustainable development. Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy and Networks are key areas for EIB investment and support the EU climate objectives.
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