This document informs EIB’s stakeholders - shareholders, borrowers, promoters, partners and civil society organisations - as well as the wider public on:
- what types of energy projects are consistent with the Bank’s objectives;
- how energy projects will be assessed and prioritised by the Bank and
- how the Bank supports EU energy policy.
It has been adopted on 23 July 2013, following a comprehensive review, including a formal public consultation that was launched in October 2012.