ADVERTISEMENT

Energia21 Members Welcome Gov't Home Renovation Scheme

Residential

Image by Shutterstock.com

Members of Energia21, an initiative to accelerate the transition to a green economy, welcomed the recent announcement of a subsidy scheme to support home energy efficiency improvements. 

It has recommended the government draw on the program results to advance similar investments supporting the population with an eye to environmental, social and economic factors after a meeting yesterday, according to a press release. 

Energia21 members also pointed to the need to draft a model incentivizing companies to weigh environmental criteria; they said local lenders could contribute to the endeavor by playing a more significant role and setting an example. 

They also recommended conditions for promoting green financial products that would support a broader reach across society. National Bank of Hungary Deputy Governor Csaba Kandrács, OTP Bank deputy CEO Péter Csányi and MBH Bank deputy CEO Levente Szabó delivered presentations at the Energia21 meeting.

Prospects of Hungarian Feed Industry Favorable This Year Crops

Prospects of Hungarian Feed Industry Favorable This Year

Hungary Opposes Freeing up Further EUR 6.5 bln From EPF Int’l Relations

Hungary Opposes Freeing up Further EUR 6.5 bln From EPF

Number of Registered Jobseekers Edges Lower in May HR

Number of Registered Jobseekers Edges Lower in May

New Textile Collection Celebrates Hungary's Furmint Grape Wi... Art

New Textile Collection Celebrates Hungary's Furmint Grape Wi...

SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL

Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.