Reference: SG/E/2015/08
Received Date: 21 May 2015
Subject: Termovalorizzatore di Firenze
Complainant: Confidential
Allegations: Allegations concerning the environmental impact and governance aspects of the project
Type: E - Environmental and social impacts of financed projects
Recommendations: no
Admissibility*
Assessment*
Investigation*
Mediation*
Consultation*
Closed*
27/05/2015
4/08/2015
18/02/2019

* Admissibility date reflects the date the case was officially registered. All other dates pertain to the date in which a stage was completed.

Case Description

Complaint

On 21 May 2015, the EIB Complaints Mechanism (EIB-CM) received a complaint concerning the financing of a waste-to-energy plant for the provinces of Florence, Prato and Pistoia in Tuscany, Italy. The complainant alleges that the above mentioned project is not consistent with EU law and, therefore, not admissible for funding by the EIB.  The complaint contains allegations pertaining to environmental impact as well as to governance related aspects of the project.

 

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