EBRD, AIIB, ICBC and GCF provide US$ 95.3 million for wind farm in Kazakhstan ALMATY. KAZINFORM The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and its partners are promoting Kazakhstan’s further transition from coal-fired power plants to renewable-energy power generation by supporting the construction of a 100 MW wind farm near the town of Zhanatas in the south of the country.
Kazakhstan presents its «maps of hope» at the Nature for Life Hub event NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan presented its results of creating ‘maps of hope’ that identify country’s essential life support areas (ELSAs) as part of a four-day Nature for Life Hub, which runs on September 24 – 29, 2020 and constitute a virtual space where global and local leaders will share stories on the importance of nature for sustainable development.
UNDP supported the first factoring deal in Kazakhstan’s energy services sector NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF), UNDP Kazakhstan supported a factoring deal between the Ecoservice-2030 (Kostanay) energy service company (ESCO), and the First Factoring Company (Almaty).
EBRD launches a $30mln energy efficiency program in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has launched a US$30 million Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) in Kazakhstan to support gender inclusive green finance for households and small private sector companies investing in green technology solutions, ebrd.com reports.
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Launches U.S.-Kazakhstan Business Council WASHINGTON, D.C. KAZINFORM The U.S. Chamber of Commerce on September 1 announced the launch of the U.S.-Kazakhstan Business Council (USKZBC) with the goal of advancing economic and commercial cooperation between the United States and the Republic of Kazakhstan.