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
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.
What’s the future of clean cooking? Driving sustainable fuels and innovative business models
The clean cooking sector faces demand- and supply-side challenges that are limiting uptake in Sub-Saharan Africa. Results-based financing can offer innovative ways for incentivising modern and sustainable cooking service providers.