By signing the MoU, UITP and the European Investment Bank have committed to collaborate in supporting ambitious urban mobility strategies, with public transport and active mobility as the backbone.
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European Investment Bank (EIB)
With the Kanpur investment, the total amount of the EIB’s approved support for metro rail systems in India has reached €2.65 billion, more than half of the entire EIB investment portfolio in India.
The "Superblocks" approach aims to help achieve Barcelona's climate targets by organising the city with priority given to pedestrians, bicycles and public transport.
EIB funding will support public infrastructure, public transport, energy efficiency and renewable energy sources, the fight against climate change and economic recovery in the Autonomous Province of Trento following the crisis caused by the pandemic.
In a bid to encourage the transition towards a climate-neutral economy, the European Commission and EIB have presented a proposal for a public sector loan facility for green investments, such as those related to public transport.
In an open letter to the European Commission, Parliament and Council, the President and Secretary General of the European Metropolitan Transport Authorities (EMTA) explain why the European COVID-19 recovery plan should prioritise the sustainability and inclusivity of public transport.
The joint initiative aims at supporting SMEs developing sustainable mobility innovations, with the aim of giving them the resources necessary to scale-up.
The loan agreement aims to boost innovative manufacturing of batteries and equipment for electric vehicles in Poland as the country looks to advance its electrification.
The European Investment Bank has loaned €47 million to Volán Buszpark Kft for safer and more eco-friendly buses in Hungary.
A loan of over €50 million from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to the Czech Republic will see urban public transport improved across the city of Plzeň.
The new vehicles – most of which are hybrids and electric – will make it possible to improve the city's air quality and the service provided to passengers whilst also creating more than 1,000 new jobs.
16 December 2016 | By Katie Sadler, Intelligent Transport
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to provide a €120 million loan for the acquisition of 22 new metro trains and a security upgrade of the Rotterdam underground network.
5 December 2016 | By Katie Sadler, Intelligent Transport
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and European Commission have presented a new “Cleaner Transport Facility” (CTF) which aims to financing the decarbonisation of the European transport sector.
15 November 2016 | By Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Intelligent Transport
The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to provide USD 44 million loan for the construction of Quito’s first metro line.
14 November 2016 | By Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Intelligent Transport
The European Investment Bank has announced a €200 million loan to support the upgrade of public transport infrastructure in 20 Ukraine municipalities.