• EC to open second round of NER funding

    04 March 2013

    The European Commission will launch a call for carbon capture and storage and "innovative renewable energy" project proposals next month, to be funded from the proceeds of EU allowance sales.

  • EIB "undecided" when remaining NER allowances will be sold

    20 February 2013

    It is not certain that the remaining allowances from the NER 300 programme will be sold this year, an European Investment Bank spokesman has said, noting that the bank is "closely following" the backloading discussions.

  • New EIB vice-president assumes environmental mantle

    10 January 2013

    Jonathan Taylor, the new European Investment Bank (EIB) vice-president, is to assume the environmental investment responsibilities of his predecessor, Simon Brooks, Carbon Finance can confirm.

  • EIB backs REDD, ecosystem services fund

    21 December 2012

    The European Investment Bank has approved an investment in a novel forest carbon and ecosystem services fund.