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The Commonwealth Bank is Australia leading provider of integrated financial services including retail banking, premium banking, business banking, institutional banking, funds management, superannuation, insurance, investment and sharebroking products and services. The Group is one of the largest listed companies on the Australian Securities Exchange and is included in the Morgan Stanley Capital Global Index. . The Commonwealth Bank was founded under the Commonwealth Bank Act in 1911 and commenced operations in 1912, empowered to conduct both savings and general banking business. Today, they are grown to a business with more than 800,000 shareholders and 52,000 people working in the Commonwealth Bank Group. They offer a full range of financial services to help all Australians build and manage their finances. The key financial objective of the Group is to have Total Shareholder Return in the top quartile of our Australian listed peers over each rolling five-year period. Total Shareholder Return is calculated as the growth in the value of the investment in the Group shares, assuming all dividends are reinvested in shares at the point dividends are paid.
Macquarie Capital is a leading equity investor, participant and sponsor in the development and construction of global renewable energy infrastructure assets. Macquarie’s Green Investment Group (GIG) adds a new dimension to our green energy offering in Australia and New Zealand, through access to a deeper and broader range of capabilities, including global best practice, technological innovation and specialist expertise.
Contact person: Kirsten Hannan
Contact phone: 0414626186
Contact email: email@example.com
Octopus Group was founded in 2000, with offices in London, New York, and Melbourne as well as a presence in Sydney, Shanghai and Singapore. We have funds under management of $15 billion, invested across renewable energy, real estate, and venture capital. We are best known for renewable energy investment, and are the largest investor into solar in Europe. Across solar and wind we have more than 250 sites and a total of $5.5 billion in energy assets under management.
We’ve recently opened up our office in Melbourne, Australia. This new office allows Australian and International investors access to Australian renewable energy investments with a market leading manager in the financing of new, clean energy infrastructure.
Contact person: Jonathan Filbey
Contact email: Jonathan.Filbey@octopusinvestments.com
Total Eren is a leading French renewable IPP with over 3.3GW of renewable asset in operation or under construction globally. Total Eren specialises in the development, financing, construction and long-term operation of large-scale renewable energy project, including grid connected or behind the meter facility and offgrid hybrid solution for remote industrial operations.
Total Eren is backed by strong strategic shareholders, including its founders (Paris Mouratouglou and David Corchia, both successful pioneers of the renewable energy industry), BPI France (the French Government investment arm) and Total SA (the 4th largest energy company globally).
Total Eren in Australia:
Total Eren’s Australian office is based in Melbourne with expertise across development, engineering, financing, construction and operations of renewable energy projects.
The team is currently in the final stages of commissioning of Total Eren’s first project in Australia: Kiamal Solar Farm in North-West Victoria with a nameplate capacity of 256 MWp/ 200 MW (KSF) and in advanced development for Stage 2 of Kiamal Solar Farm (194 MWp). When completed, Kiamal Solar Farm will be Victoria’s largest solar farm.
Total Eren is also developing the 300MW Middlebrook Solar Farm in New South Wales.
Its team is composed of experienced professionals with a successful track record in delivering renewable energy projects in Australia (Boco Rock Wind Farm, Bulgana Wind Farm, Taralga Wind Farm, Sapphire Wind Farm, etc.) and capabilities across the whole value chain from development through to grid connection, financing, construction and operation. Michael Vawser (co-founder of Wind Prospect and CWP Renewables where he contributed to over 1.6GW of projects committed to date) is leading the team.
A Corporate PPA Pioneer:
Total Eren has been at the forefront of the corporate PPA market in Australia, with three corporate Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) signed to date: two PPAs with Mars Australia (20 years across Victoria and NSW) and with Zero Emissions Water (ZEW, a consortium of 13 Victorian water utilities corporations). Total Eren is able to demonstrate a high level of tailoring to identify and meet actual corporate needs through a bespoke competitive PPA arrangement.