‘Unprecedented’ €1bn financing secured for 2.6GW of renewable energy projects

It will consist of more than 50 projects of predominantly solar and onshore wind farms in Spain and Portugal

EU commits €10bn to support regions most affected by green transition

It will finance public investments away from fossil fuels while leaving no one behind, including communities that have relied on coal mining and polluting industries

EU bank backs MAHLE’s zero-emission vehicle tech with €300m loan

Its projects will include investments in eco-friendly technologies such as electric motor and battery components, thermal management as well as hydrogen and fuel cell components

EU backs renewables and energy efficiency in Austria with €92m loan

UniCredit Bank Austria will use the loan to support investments in small and medium-sized green projects

Mauritania and EU bank to scale up renewables and hydrogen investments

Boosting solar and wind energy generation is part of their efforts to reduce the impact of the global energy price shocks seen recently

EU backs green inland cargo shipping in Lithuania

The advisory services agreement will support the construction of zero-emission electric transport shipping vessels to initiate cargo transportation between two major cities of Klaipėda and Kaunas

‘Most people think climate policy will improve their quality of life’

A new survey has revealed the world’s thoughts on the green transition and how it will impact their lives

Spanish packaging firm Hinojosa lent €20m to unbox green solutions

The company will make investments in eight of its existing production plants

Drinking straws producer granted €8.5m for plastic-free packaging

Matrix Pack, which currently produces 20 million paper straws per day, is shifting its entire product portfolio to renewable and biodegradable materials

Starship Tech takes delivery of €50m funding to expand autonomous robots fleet

Its zero-emission robots, designed to deliver food, groceries and packages, completes deliveries 100% autonomously, including road crossings