Challenges and opportunities for retail sector bank EE loans to the residential sector in SEE

Substantial funds have been earmarked for EE in the residential sector in the Western Balkans Six (WB6), with significant political and financial support from DG NEAR.  EBRD, through its (Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) has started to roll out EE products across the region through commercial retail banks, and in that process have identified some economic and non-economic challenges in terms of increasing draw down. This cross-country discussion with CEO's and CFOs of major retail banks from South East Europe would help to reveal commonalities and speak to solutions.