ArmInfo. ACBA Leasing and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), under the "Green Economy Financing Facility" (GEFF) program, conduct a joint business event aimed at stimulating the development of renewable energy in Armenia and introducing the experience of more than 20 countries. This is stated in the official statement of ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank.
"The development of renewable energy in Armenia is constantly in the spotlight of ACBA Leasing. As part of our Green Leasing sub-brand, we are always looking for new mechanisms and opportunities, trying not only to make the sources of "clean" energy more affordable for the general public, but also to help our small and medium-sized businesses use energy-efficient equipment in their business, which makes it possible to ensure additional savings", said Aghasi Gasparyan, CEO of ACBA Leasing. In turn, deputy manager of the GEFF program in Armenia, noted that the introduction of green technologies, in particular the establishment of solar photovoltaic stations, and the results are tangible in many Armenian businesses.
"The partner organizations of ACBA Leasing have already managed to register significant financial savings in a rather short period of time, and also helped to reduce emissions, which, in turn, opens the way for the dissemination of renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions," he said. According to the source, the partner of ACBA Leasing construction company "AKSHIN" in a fairly short time registered significant savings results. According to the representative of the company Asi Ghazaryan, in January 2019, as a result of cooperation with ACBA Leasing, the solar station of AEKSHIN was built, which required investments in the amount of 63 million drams. "Within 7 months, our savings reached 5 million drams," he said. You can watch the video about the event by clicking on the following link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5AwbyMeoA_A
The cooperation of ACBA Leasing and GEFF started in 2016, the purpose of which is to stimulate the implementation of energy efficiency programs in Armenia. Recall that ACBA Leasing is a member of the financial group ACBA-Credit Agricole, and is a leader in the leasing market in the country. This is the first leasing company in Armenia, founded in 2003. The holder of a 100% stake in ACBA Leasing is the Armenian ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank.