Press releases

NorCaP Call for Proposals launched

The NEFCO Norwegian Carbon Procurement Facility (NorCaP) has today launched its first Call for Proposals. NEFCO is inviting Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project participants to submit proposals for delivery of Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) from commissioned CDM projects that are vulnerable to the current low CER prices.

The Nordic Project Fund and the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation merge

The Nordic Project Fund Nopef and the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation NEFCO will merge with effect from 1 January 2014. Nopef's activities will continue after the merger as a fund within NEFCO. The fund's primary objective is to promote internationalisation of Nordic small and medium-sized companies, with a focus on funding project studies related to the environment, climate and green growth.

Energy efficiency boosted in Ukrainian Vinnytsia and Zhytomyr

The Ukrainian cities of Vinnytsia and Zhytomyr have signed loan agreements with NEFCO to finance investments in municipal energy efficiency measures. The agreements were signed today at the Ukrainian Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Municipal Economy.