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NEWSLETTER / SEPTEMBER 2013

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Upgrading energy infrastructure in Nordic Baltic region

Anholt Wind Farm

DONG inaugurates Denmark's largest offshore wind farm

Dong Energy A/S has inaugurated Denmark’s largest offshore wind farm at the island of Anholt in the Kattegat strait. The Anholt Offshore Wind Farm is co-financed by NIB and represents the Bank's single largest loan ever. The 400 MW 111-turbine wind farm exemplifies the ongoing innovation, challenges and potential that offshore wind power offers. Anholt's total capacity covers 4% of the country's power consumption.

 

NIB President and Vice-Minister Spruogis

Vice-Minister: No more energy islands in the EU by 2015

"The international financial institutions make infrastructure investments feasible for us," says Aleksandras Spruogis, Lithuania's Vice-Minister of Energy in an interview with NIB Newsletter. He spoke at an energy seminar that his country's EU Presidency held at NIB in early September.

Vuoksi cascade

Technologies to tame Vuoksi’s high water

Tapping the power of the River Vuoksi on the Karelian Isthmus has been of strategic importance for both Russia and Finland for decades. The NIB-financed capacity increase of the hydropower plant cascade on the river will benefit both its operator, Russian TGC-1, and its Finnish neighbours just few kilometres away.

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Business in focus

Helgeland tunnel

Sea breeze at the end of the tunnel

The pace of life is getting faster in northern Norway’s Helgeland region. It has become a destination-of-choice for new business, and will soon see a record long tunnel replace a narrow, low-speed road between the coast and the inland area.

Electricity cables

NIB helps protect power cables from harsh weather

A long-term loan to Finnish Suur-Savon Sähkö is earmarked for replacing 550 transformer substations and 950 kilometres of overhead electrical power cables with underground cables during the 2013–2017 period.

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Funding news

Treasury

NIB’s funding this summer: focus on private placements

This summer, NIB has been busy with private placements. Let’s have a closer look at NIB’s private placement products and the rationale behind them.

Funding highlights

Funding highlights

Monthly updated coverage of NIB's funding operations: funding targets, reports on transactions and graphs.  

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Agreed loans

10 Sep 2013

Suur-Savon Sähkö Oy

26 Aug 2013

Sydvatten AB

23 Aug 2013

Ringkjøbing Landbobank A/S

1 Jul 2013

Elering AS

25 Jun 2013

AB Lietuvos gelezinkeliai

19 Jun 2013

Senaatti-kiinteistöt

18 Jun 2013

Säästöpankki Optia

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Upcoming events

14 Oct 2013

Publication of NIB's financial results of January-August 2013

29 Oct 2013

NIB President at conference "Poles apart?" in London, UK

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