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Monday, 11 December 2017

EU Commission: France: New alliance between the EIB and Akuo Energy to implement the energy transition

France: New alliance between the EIB and Akuo Energy to implement the energy transition

The EIB, Akuo Energy, the leading French IPP in renewable energy and Natixis Energeco have today announced the signing of a tripartite agreement for the deployment of a new EUR 330m investment programme in renewable energy assets owned by Akuo Energy.

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Poland: EIB supports key technological investments in copper industry

A more efficient copper industry in Poland and Europe, with state-of-the-art technologies and reduced environmental impact  – this is the aim of a modernization plan undertaken by KGHM Polska Miedz (KGHM), a Polish blue-chip company and the sixth largest world copper producer, which the EIB is spearheading with a PLN 900m loan (ca. EUR 212m). 

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Egypt: EIB and Banque Misr provide EUR 250 million to finance SMEs

The EIB signed a financing agreement of EUR 250 million with Banque Misr to finance investments by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and midcaps in the manufacturing and services sectors to improve their competitiveness in Egypt. The financing agreement is expected to sustain thousands of jobs in Egyptian enterprises.

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First guidance on monoclonal antibodies for use in animals

Guidance supports development of novel veterinary therapies

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Daily News 11 / 12 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 11 / 12 / 2017 Brussels, 11 December 2017 European Commission welcomes first operational steps towards a European Defence Union The Commission welcomes the plans presented by 25 EU Member States today to work together on a first set of 17 collaborative defence...

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