Akbank added the 'Roof SPP Investment Loan' to its sustainability-focused products. Akbank continues to add new products to its sustainability-focused products. Offering its customers an affordable international fund transfer package with the Green Foreign Trade Package, Akbank also brought its customers together with Aklease's sustainable ECOLease products with long-term and affordable financing costs in the purchase of investment goods that contribute to renewable energy, energy efficiency and resource efficiency. This time, Akbank is diversifying its financing support to customers who want to reduce their environmental footprint with the 'Roof SPP Investment Loan' product.
With this product, it is aimed to accelerate energy efficiency studies, support clean production studies, reduce carbon footprint, and support efforts to combat climate change. Thus, Akbank accelerates the transition to a low carbon economy by offering special products and special prices in financing the 'Roof SPP' installations. The Bank also cooperates with Turkey's leading EPC (Engineering Procurement and Construction) “Engineering, Procurement and Installation” companies in order to meet the end-to-end needs of its customers.
Mehmet Tugal, Akbank Commercial Banking Executive Vice President, made the following statement regarding the new loan: “As Akbank, we are reducing our environmental footprint while increasing our positive impact. We focus on Sustainable Finance, Ecosystem Management, Human & Society and Climate Change studies, with the goal of being the leading bank that carries Turkey into the future. Our efforts to support our country's transition to a low-carbon economy continue unabated as we promised. As the first deposit bank in the banking sector to set a concrete target in the field of sustainable finance, we continue our efforts to provide our country with a sustainable loan financing of 2030 billion TL until 200. On the other hand, we also aim to reduce the impact of our loan portfolio on climate change by 2030. With this product and our collaborations, we are taking another important step towards achieving our goals.”