THE REFINE Project blog

20 Jul: How can we accelerate deep renovation and decarbonisation of building portfolios?

  How can we accelerate deep renovation and decarbonisation of building portfolios? July 20th 2022 Decarbonisation in the building stock requires a significant acceleration of investments: More and better renovation projects have to be implemented, including investments in the building envelope to improve energy performance as well as investments in a decarbonised heating system. In… Read More

16 Mar: REFINE Toolbox to Enhance Refinancing of EES Projects

REFINE Toolbox to enhance refinancing of EES projects To mainstream refinancing schemes in Europe standardization is of high importance. Therefore, the REFINE project has developed tools that support stakeholders in applying refinancing schemes. The first tool is a detailed description of standardization of contract modules for refinanceable EES projects. In providing standardized contractual stipulations, we… Read More

19 Jan: Creating a Sustainable Refinancing Market in Spain & Beyond

Creating a sustainable refinancing market in spain & beyond Within the financial sector, there is often an understanding that operations such as refinancing are related to difficult financial situations such as large debts or payment problems. However, REFINE partner Creara is implementing their expertise in energy efficiency financing to change this. Creara, the Spanish leader… Read More

16 Nov: Benefits of the BEEF Model: Latvia

BENEFITS OF THE BEEF MODEL: Latvia Without a robust financial market, Europe will not (1) effectively reach its ambitious climate goals and (2) attract financial investment in energy efficiency projects including building renovations. By participating in REFINE, The Funding for Future (F3) team aim to create a financially viable environment in Europe that facilitates building… Read More