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Green Finance

We have designed and promote green loans to support investments in energy efficiency, renewable energy and environmental protection. ProCredit Bank actively seeks to increase the share of green loans in its total loan portfolio and aims to reach a level of 20%. As of June 30, 2020, the share of the green portfolio in the bank's total loan portfolio is 18.8%.

The following investments are considered eligible for green loans:

Category Investment
Renewable Energy
• PV plants
• Biomass installations
• Biogas plants
Energy Efficiency • Highly efficient production equipment
• Agricultural machinery
• HVAC and lighting systems
• Irrigation systems
Environmental Protection • Resource efficient production equipment
• Waste recycling systems
• Air and water treatment systems
• No-till and mini-till equipment
• Organic agriculture and production of certified organic products

Key advantages:

  • Improved product quality due to investments in front-end, energy-efficient machinery and production lines
  • Stable source of additional revenue based on feed-in tariff
  • Greater recognition as an environmentally sustainable manufacturer which invests in environmental protection measures

Financing conditions for renewable energy projects:

  • Maturity up to 84 months
  • Loan amount up to EUR 10 million
  • Investor’s contribution is min. 20% of the project cost
  • Collateral requirements: pledge on shares on SPV and additional collateral unrelated to the SPV (to be defined by the Business Committee)
  • Grace period up to 12 months, as well as seasonality adjusted loan repayment schedule
Updated on 24.05.2022 08:21:08