NIB Nordic Investment Bank

Housekeeping

Housekeeping

NIB's main environmental impacts are indirect through its financing operations. Below are data on NIB's direct ecological footprint.

NIB's direct environmental impact

 

2014

2015

2016 Change from
previous year
Electricity (MWh)

1,352

1,269 1,280 1%
District heating (MWh)

1,347

1,188 1,348 13%
District cooling (MWh) 422 336 349 4%
Water (m³)

2,507

2,725

2,738 0%
Business travel, air (million km)

4.2

5.0 4.2 -15%
Business travel, CO2 (tonnes)

536

 632

491 -22%
Paper (tonnes)

7

6 6 0%
Paper recycled (tonnes)

12

12 12 0%
Other waste (tonnes)

15

16

 15

-6%

Green OfficeAs concerns its direct ecological footprint and housekeeping, NIB has internal environmental guidelines for office practices, facilities management and procurement.

NIB complies with the requirements of current EU environmental legislation and in many respects goes beyond what legislation requires.

In 2009, NIB's Headquarters in Helsinki joined the WWF Green Office network.

  • AR2016

News

NIB loan to NEFCO to boost energy efficiency in Ukrainian universities

NIB's loan will be used for the renovation of university buildings in Ukraine for better energy efficiency and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

21 Dec 2017

Nordic-financed wastewater treatment plant opens in Petrozavodsk, Russia

On 19 December, the city of Petrozavodsk and its water utility PKS inaugurated an upgraded wastewater treatment plant on the shore of Lake Onega.

19 Dec 2017

NIB lends for municipal investments in Tartu, Estonia

A loan to the City of Tartu will finance municipal investments in road infrastructure and education institutions.

30 Nov 2017


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