On the sidelines of the Festival dell’Acqua (Water Festival) at Turin's Lingotti conference centre, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and SMAT Group finalised an agreement on a €150 million loan to improve integrated water service coverage and quality in the 303 municipalities of the province of Turin, benefiting around 2.2 million people. The agreement was signed this morning by EIB Vice-President Gelsomina Vigliotti and SMAT Chairman Paolo Romano.
Das EIB-Institut freut sich, die 15 Finalisten des 11. Wettbewerbs für Soziale Innovation bekannt zu geben, der am 29. September unter dem Vorsitz von EIB-Generalsekretärin Marjut Falkstedt in Wien stattfindet. Der Wettbewerb wird jedes Jahr in einer anderen EU-Hauptstadt organisiert.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a €150 million framework loan to Italgas for initiatives to be carried out in Italy via Seaside, the group's energy service company. The main goal of the financing is to reduce environmental pollution with investments aiming to improve the energy efficiency of residential buildings throughout the country over the next three years.