OeEB and responsAbility provide USD 14 million to renewable energy innovator Swimsol

The loan provides crucial funding to grow Swimsol's floating and rooftop solar assets in the Maldives, reducing CO2 emissions

OeEB launches new tool for project requests

This tool is designed to enable clients to submit information about their projects to OeEB in a structured and efficient way.

OeEB puts a stronger focus on gender equality and joins 2X Challenge

Women are more affected than men by several dimensions of poverty, such as education, income, or health. Therefore, OeEB also pays attention to gender equality in all its projects and aims to make a specific contribution to economically empowering women in developing countries.

OeEB is once again partner of the Austrian World Summit

As the largest Austrian contributor to international climate finance, OeEB is once again partner of this year's Austrian World Summit which will take place in Vienna on 1 July.

OeEB presents new corporate design and claim

The new design focuses on strong colours, modern fonts and a company claim that underlines OeEB's mandate to contribute to sustainable development.

OeEB co-finances first private wind park in North Macedonia

The 36 MW windfarm near the village of Bogoslovec is expected to supply 15,000 households with clean energy and increase the country’s energy independence.

OeEB joins 2X Challenge to empower women

By joining the global initiative, OeEB commits to scale up gender-lens investments that help advance women as entrepreneurs, business leaders, employees, and consumers.

OeEB and European Investment Bank launch EUR 100 million African private sector COVID-19 resilience investment initiative

The programme will enhance access to long-term financing across sub-Saharan Africa, help create thousands of jobs and accelerate sustainable development and poverty reduction.

Sustainable development through clean energy

The 18 MW Hlyniany II solarpower plant in the Ukrainian Lviv region will supply more than 6,000 households with green energy while saving 300,000 tons of Co2 – with support from OeEB.

OeEB scales up financing for green energy projects

By increasing its commitment to The Interact Climate Change Facility (ICCF) by EUR 15 million, OeEB contributes to financing climate-related investments in developing countries.
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OeEB strengthens businesses affected by COVID-19 and increases investments in Africa and Least Developed Countries

In 2020, OeEB provided EUR 302 million in new loans and investments. In addition to strengthening customers affected by COVID-19, the focus was once again on climate-friendly investments.

OeEB supports critical food supply in Africa through working capital loan to ETG

The loan will indirectly support an estimated 600,000 smallholder farmers and their communities and contribute to more sustainable and climate-resilient agricultural practices.

OeEB invests in off-grid solar solutions in Sub-Saharan Africa

By providing financing for off-grid solar solutions targeting rural populations in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Solar Energy Transformation Fund (SET) aims to improve access to energy and reduce CO2 emissions – with support from OeEB.
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OeEB is once again Austria's largest contributor to international climate finance

The current report on Austria's international climate finance once again names OeEB as the largest contributor. 48% of all contributions were provided by OeEB in 2019.

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