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Two calls for tenders for floating wind turbines in France - 03/15/2022

FRANCE. French Prime Minister Jean Castex has launched two calls for tender for the construction of two floating wind farms in the Mediterranean Sea off Port-la-Nouvelle and Fos-sur-Mer.

Western Balkans receive €3.2bn in aid from the European Commission - 03/01/2022

WESTERN BALKANS. European Commission announces €3.2bn investment in twenty-one sustainable connectivity projects in the Western Balkans.

Eiffel Investment finances the wind and solar development of Capital Energy in Spain - 02/24/2022

SPAIN / FRANCE. French Eiffel Investment Group announces a new €50m financial support to Spanish Capital Energy for the construction of four wind farms and a solar power plant.

Cyprus, France and Slovenia to benefit from EU funds to protect the environment - 02/22/2022

EU. The European Commission will invest €110 million in integrated environmental and climate protection projects under the Life programme in eleven countries, including three Mediterranean countries.

UN subsidises North Macedonia's SDG investments - 02/15/2022

NORTHERN MACEDONIA. The Green Finance Facility promoted by the Government of North Macedonia will be funded with $7.9 million from the UN Joint Fund for Sustainable Development.

Green City Organisation wants to free the Mediterranean of its waste - 02/15/2022

FRANCE. Green City Organisation wants to deploy throughout the Mediterranean basin its D-Rain system for capturing waste from rainwater networks to retain it before it pollutes the sea.

The EU releases €1.6 billion to support the green and digital transition in Morocco - 02/10/2022

MOROCCO / EU. As part of its new Global Gateway strategy launched in December 2021, the European Union will invest €1.6 billion in the green and digital transition in Morocco.

The Mediterranean particularly sensitive to climate risks - 02/08/2022

MEDITERRANEAN. Mediterranean local authorities are preparing to face up to disasters linked to global warming.

Conect proposes a training program for Tunisian eco-entrepreneurs - 01/27/2022

TUNISIA. In the framework of the European programme Green Impact Med, the Confederation of Citizen Enterprises of Tunisia launches a call for applications for thirty eco-entrepreneurs.

Green light for floating wind turbines in the Gulf of Lion - 01/27/2022

FRANCE. Ocean WInds and the Banque des Territoires announce their final investment decision for the construction of three 10 MW floating wind turbines some fifteen kilometres off Leucate and Le Barcarès.

The Port of Marseille invests 750 M€ in the production of green hydrogen - 01/18/2022

FRANCE. The Grand Port Maritime de Marseille (GPMM) and H2V Fos sign a partnership to develop a renewable hydrogen production project with a capacity of 600 MW in the industrial port area of Fos-sur-Mer.

Irena sees Morocco as a future green hydrogen giant - 01/18/2022

MOROCCO. According to the latest report "Geopolitics of the energy transformation: the hydrogen factor" by the International Renewable Energy Agency, "the rapid growth of the global hydrogen economy can lead to major geo-economic and geopolitical upheavals and a wave of new interdependencies".

Green finance accounted for 51% of total EBRD investments in 2021 - 01/13/2022

EU. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has invested €10.4bn in 2021, of which a record 51% will go to green economy projects.

The European Commission grants €319 million to Croatia to finance its reconstruction after several earthquakes - 01/04/2022

CROATIA. The European Commission has approved €319 million in aid to Croatia to help rebuild the country after several earthquakes.

EU funds expansion of Jordan's largest landfill - 12/08/2021

JORDAN / EU. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the European Union are providing financial support of almost €15M for the modernisation of the Al Ghabawi landfill, the only one in the Jordanian capital.
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