By continuing your browsing, you accept the use of cookies on this website. Aquila said the Italy project will be replacing and operating street lighting systems under long-term concession agreements within a cluster of eight municipalities in central Italy. It aims to mobilise private investment in projects which are strategically important for the EU, including the areas of energy efficiency, renewable energy… 685 1784 92. Under the EEPR, the Commission also launched the European Energy Efficiency Fund (EEE-F) which aims at promoting a sustainable energy market and climate protection. Socially Responsible Mutual Funds; Top 5 Impact Investing Firms ... wind and solar are among the top sources of renewable energy. Part of the Cohesion Fund is used to implement the energy union strategy with the help of the Energy and Managing Authorities Network (EMA). The Hamburg-based real asset specialist has launched the Aquila Capital Energy Efficiency Strategy to target small to medium-sized energy … Launched in 2009 in order to support key investments in the context of the economic crisis and in order to promote energy transition, the  €3.98 billion European Energy Programme for Recovery (EEPR) finance aimed to fund 44 gas and electricity infrastructure projects, 9 offshore wind projects and 6 carbon capture and storage projects. The Innovation Fund is managed by the Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) since 15 June 2020 and the first call for projects will be launched in summer 2020. For more information, consult the report "Building a low-carbon, climate-resilient future" (November 2017). “Our investments are characterized by an attractive and stable risk-return profile due to largely contractually fixed cash flows and very limited exposure to fluctuations in the financial markets.”, Franco Hauri, senior investment manager, energy efficiency team, said: “Unlike other investors in the market, our strategy focuses on financing not just large multi-million projects but also on financing small and medium-size energy efficiency projects for industrial and commercial companies or public entities and implementing these projects in partnership with experienced project development companies, including Energy Service Companies, global technology suppliers and installation companies.”. EASME - the executive agency for SMEs - is providing support through Horizon 2020 for innovation of energy efficient technologies and solutions for buildings, heating and cooling and more. A minimum percentage of ERDF funding must be channelled towards low carbon projects in regions: 20% for more developed regions,15% for transition regions and 12% for less developed regions. The EIB, together with the European Commission, launched the European Investment Advisory Hub as part of the Investment Plan for Europe. Registered Office: 1 Kentish Buildings, 125 Borough High Street, London SE1 1NP, Franklin Templeton social infra property fund adds five assets, MIRA-led consortium to buy Romanian power assets from ČEZ, Ohio Police & Fire commits to Oaktree opportunistic property fund, Henderson Park snaps up €421m Lagoas business park in Lisbon, Aquila European Renewables Income Fund raises €127m, Aquila European renewables fund eyes further deals with €150m fundraise, Aquila listed renewables fund adds second Danish wind farm to portfolio, Amundi buys Fitzwilliam 28 office asset in debut Irish property deal, Clarion Partners Europe buys €90m Spanish portfolio from Prologis, Invesco gets €140m seed capital for open-ended Europe residential fund.