Seasight Davits’ cranes are critical to the operation of wind turbines and offshore wind farms. The Danish company’s expansion to Southeast Asia started with a feasibility study.
Accelerating the green transition
Our task is to accelerate the shift to green. We do this by financing the initial scale-up of Nordic environmental and climate-friendly solutions in international markets. We are ready to take financial risks if there is a green upside.
Open Call for Proposals for clean cooking solutions
Green financing the Nordic way
Nefco has been financing green projects since 1990
Number of projects that have been or are being financed
New projects agreed in 2021
Total sum of funds managed at the end of 2021
More than 600 Nordic SMEs have received financing for internationalisation
From waste to value – Nefco finances Griffin Refineries, which boosts circular economy with waste management solutions
Waste management is a major global environmental challenge that the Finnish circular economy company Griffin Refineries can help to solve. Nefco’s Green Recovery financing will help to accelerate the scale-up of Griffin’s solutions to Europe, the Middle East, South Africa and Georgia.
Coloreel receives financing from Nefco – Swedish innovation furthers circularity in the textile industry
The on-demand thread colouring technology for embroidery developed by Coloreel will lead to positive environmental effects within the textile industry by minimising thread waste, use of chemicals and wastewater.
Raising the bar for what Nefco considers green in its financing activities
To clarify what can be considered green and sustainable, Nefco’s new Environmental and Sustainability Policy sets out the commitments, principles and obligations applicable to financing activities and internal operations, including a list of exclusions. The new guidelines describe how Nefco assesses the environmental and sustainability aspects of the projects.
Innovate4Climate forum 2022 - side event on 24 May: Transforming High-Integrity, Inclusive Voluntary Carbon Markets
Voluntary Carbon Markets (VCMs) are poised to grow exponentially as companies set net zero commitments. VCMI is calling on public, private, and civil society actors to work together. Read more and register for the event.