During the pandemic, we supported the pharmaceutical sector by helping HIPRA and Galenicum to develop new medicines. We also made it easier for small and medium-sized enterprises to access financing and provided funds to areas with higher healthcare costs.
As the EU climate bank, we invested into clean technologies, including Solaria’s new photovoltaic plants and Talgo’s low-carbon trains.
At a glance
The EIB provides finance and expertise
for sound and sustainable investment projects in Spain.
€ 225.64 bn
Last year’s EIB Group activity in Spain by priority
(In € million, last updated at previous year end)
EIB activity in Spain by sector since start of operations
Internet of Things revolutionises safety in the Pyrenees
Immerse yourself in Europe’s innovative climate solutions with EIB 360°!
Join the EIB 360° video crew on a journey into the rugged Pyrenees mountains of Spain, to learn about a remote sensing system that is bringing a new degree of safety and resilience to an isolated stretch of track where a rockslide derailed a train earlier this year.
EIB stories in Spain
Individual stories speak far louder than figures and charts. Discover how our work improves the quality of life in Spain and beyond.
Opportunity for reinvention
The first EIB Group Forum delivers a call for simple, fast investment in clean technology to overcome the crises facing the world
A day in Europe
Buckle up and discover a normal day in Europe through different projects financed by the European Investment Bank. Will you recognise some of them? The journey begins now!
Building up energy efficiency, brick by brick
Cities and regions across Europe slash costs and emissions with energy efficiency investments
Spain and the EIB: 2016-2021
We have worked with the Spain since 1981. Between 2016 and 2021, we improved health services for 10 148 643 people and supported 208 233 small and medium-sized businesses.
A river runs through it
The first Dam Removal Europe Award highlights innovative, inspiring initiatives to remove obsolete barriers so rivers can flow free again. Here are the nominees—and the reasons why in Europe removing barriers on rivers is so important for the natural environment
Sensors for safety
A landslide that derailed a train triggers a new approach to safety as a Spanish start-up remote monitoring systems aim to save lives and adapt to climate change
A ticket for women to ride
Here’s how JASPERS advises Andalusia in its efforts to shape transport solutions for women and families
Green energy from a floppy bridge
If you don’t like wind turbines, a Spanish engineer has a new idea for renewable wind energy that creates no noise and uses no blades
A prehistoric answer to sunburn
Finding sunscreen that is safe for humans and the environment is a tough task. One solution is a 2-billion-year-old bacteria that can be used to offer intensive environment sustainable sun protection.
A matter of life and death
A Barcelona-based medical technology company has developed an cost effective innovative stroke treatment that restores blood flow better and reduces the risk of further clotting
Get EIB support in Spain
We improve the lives of citizens in the EU and beyond. We support small businesses, while enhancing climate action and innovation. We also focus on energy transition and urban sustainability. We create prosperity for all EU regions, so that they reach their full potential.
For smaller projects (generally less than €25m)
For large projects
Get various types of advisory and technical assistance.
The EIB economic survey of investments in Spain
The EIB, with the help of dozens of academics, practitioners and policymakers, surveyed 12,500 firms and 500 big cities across Europe to find out what is driving or holding back investment.
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