The European Investment Bank (EIB) signed its first loan on Wednesday to a company building and running photovoltaic plants in Poland.
The investment which is being covered by LG Chem, private investors and the European Investment Bank, who have lent 480 million EUR for the project, will manufacture advanced lithium-ion cells and batteries for battery-powered electric vehicles and create 1,800 new jobs.
The Finance Ministry has officially nominated a current member of the board of the National Bank of Poland (NBP), Teresa Czerwińska, for the position of deputy head of the European Investment Bank, Finance Minister Tadeusz Kościński told PAP on Thursday.
In recent months, the European Investment Bank has signed deals with two Polish leasing companies that will direct funds to companies owned or run by women.
The Polish Energy Group (PGE) has signed a PLN 272.5 million (ca. EUR 64 million) credit deal with the European Investment Bank (EIB) with the purpose of financing the construction of new onshore wind farms on the Baltic coast in Poland, the company reported.