12 Feb '18, 11am

Pioneering banks prepare to pilot energy efficiency mortgages across Europe

WorldGBC’s Europe Regional Network is one of the key partners behind the EeMAP initiative, which aims to help meet the €100bn shortfall in annual investment for energy efficiency in buildings that is required to meet the EU’s climate targets. In response to calls from the banking sector, the proposals in the consultation set out a standardised European approach to energy efficient mortgages, to help lenders establish and grow these products. Energy efficiency mortgages aim to offer consumers better lending rates or additional finance when they invest in highly energy efficient homes or energy saving renovations.

Full article: http://www.worldgbc.org/news-media/pioneering-banks-prepa...

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