Event Report: “Innovative Financial Instruments to Support Energy Efficiency: Experiences from the Financial Institutions from the LAC and Asia-Pacific regions” (2016)

AUTHOR:Maria Netto, Omar Villacorta, Esteban Suárez, Johan Arroyo and Lucila Serra

DATE:December, 2016

TOPICS: Energy efficiency, EE, Renewable Energy, RE, ESI, Energy Savings Insurance

SUMMARY: The content of this publication was generated from the event "Innovative Financial Instruments to Support Energy Efficiency: Experiences of Financial Institutions in Latin America and the Asia and Pacific Regions," held on November 15 and 16, 2016 in Lima , Peru, organized by the IDB in collaboration with AFD, UNEP-FI and ADFIAP. The 2-day event addressed key issues such as the architecture and status of financing energy efficiency in LAC; Innovative instruments for the financing of SMEs for improvements in energy saving technologies, innovative instruments for energy efficiency in buildings, innovative instruments for energy efficiency in industry, financing of EE through public private partnerships (PPPs) and concessions, opportunities to work with technology providers, opportunities and lessons learned by insurers and other risk facility companies, the latest trends in energy efficiency initiatives, and experiences and lessons learned on the EE market in LAC and the Asia Pacific regions. For more information about the event visit the following link: https://www.greenfinancelac.org/events/innovative-financial-instruments-to-promote-energy-efficiency-experiences-from-financial-institutions-in-latin-america-and-asia-pacific-regions/