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Local action, global impact

By financing ‘green energy’ projects, we are making a significant contribution to global climate and environmental protection.
Markus Scheer, member of the Management Board of KfW IPEX-Bank, talks about our transition to the age of renewable energies Read more
Published: 06.04.2020

Experts

Infrastructure – Equipped for the future

Financing infrastructure projects is in our bank’s DNA.
Andreas Ufer, member of the Management Board of KfW IPEX-Bank, talks about the advantages of public-private partnerships. Read more
Published: 06.04.2020

Experts

Sustainable project and export finance

As a competent and reliable partner, we are shaping the transition to sustainable economic, social and ecological development worldwide together with our customers. In this sense, we are making a positive contribution to the implementation of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). Read more
Published: 06.04.2020

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Hedet Wind Farm enters service

In late February 2019 KfW IPEX-Bank announced that it was participating in the financing of the Finnish wind farm '"Hedet" in the westerm part of the country. Now, after about 17 months of construction, the wind farm can start operating - but what all had to happen for this to be possible? Read more
Published: 24.07.2020

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LNG-to-power: A bridge to the age of renewable energies

Various scientific assessments currently estimate that it will be possible to obtain our entire electricity supply from renewable energies by about 2050. Until then, however, fossil energy sources will still be needed in the energy mix and in particular will have to guarantee security of supply. Read more
Published: 06.04.2020

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GNA 1 reaches major milestone

The Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) hat docked at the expanded LNG terminal in the Port of Açu in Rio de Janeiro, marking an important milestone in the GNA 1 project. Back in early 2019 KfW IPEX-Bank co-financed the thermoelectric gas-fired power plant GNA 1, thus playing a key role in helping to modernise, diversify and stabilise Brazil's energy mix. Read more
Published: 20.07.2020

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Supporting the energy transition worldwide

Together with our customers and business partners, we are making a significant contribution to global climate and environmental protection through financing for ‘green energy’. This is demonstrated, for example, by new commitments totalling EUR 3.2 billion in our ‘Power, Renewables and Water’ sector department in the last financial year. Read more
Published: 06.04.2020