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News and publications

NIB invited as observer to EU High-Level Expert Group on sustainable finance

19 Jan 2017

In 2017, NIB is participating as observer to an expert group set up to provide recommendations for the European Commission on sustainable finance.

Category A project for disclosure

16 Jan 2017

In accordance with its Sustainability Policy and Guidelines, NIB publishes information on a waste-to-energy project in Kaunas, Lithuania. The information is available for 30 days starting from 16 January 2017.

NIB launches SME loan facility with Sparbanken Skåne

23 Dec 2016

The facility will finance SME and small mid-cap investments in a broad range of sectors in southern Sweden.

NIB discloses green bond purchases

22 Dec 2016

NIB starts disclosing its purchases of green bonds. First eight transactions have been published on the Bank’s website.

NIB finances advanced metering system and electricity network upgrades in Norway

22 Dec 2016 Photo: NTE

A 15-year loan with NTE to co-finance the roll-out of an advanced metering system (AMS) and upgrades to the electricity networks in Nord-Trøndelag County, Norway.

NIB finances water infrastructure investments in Luleå, Sweden

22 Dec 2016 Uddebo wastewater treatment plant Photo: Per Petterson

A 15-year loan for water infrastructure works in one of Sweden’s fastest-growing economic areas.

NIB and Sparebanken Møre fund SME investments in western Norway

20 Dec 2016

The loan facility will finance SME and small mid-cap investments and environmental projects in the county of Møre og Romsdal in western Norway.

NIB co-funds expansion of Tallinn Airport

16 Dec 2016 Tallinn Airport

A loan to Estonia’s AS Tallinna Lennujaam will finance the expansion of the airside traffic area and other projects at Tallinn Airport.

NIB and Garantia Insurance launch risk-sharing loan facility for SMEs and mid-caps in Finland

15 Dec 2016

NIB signs its first risk-sharing facility to finance SME and small mid-cap investments.

NIB co-finances new bio heating plant in Lahti, Finland

2 Dec 2016 Lahti Energia

A loan to the city of Lahti will help halve CO2 emissions by 2025 compared to 1990 levels.