CEFC and QIC accelerate reduced emissions in infrastructure
We’re working with QIC to reduce emissions in the Australian infrastructure sector by investing $72 million into the QIC Global Infrastructure Fund to drive down emissions across a range of assets including airports, ports and healthcare.
Helping cut emissions by investing $10 billion on behalf of the Australian Government – in agriculture, cleantech innovation, energy generation and storage, infrastructure, property, transport and waste.Where we invest
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In the news
Plant powered: All G serves up delicious meals with plant proteins
Read moreWe have put together a science and technology team that is the best Australia and the world has to offer to ensure consumers get what they really want: a delicious, low-carbon and inclusive alternative to animal protein. We know our science combined with delicious recipes will change the trajectory of the alternative protein movement in Australia and around the world.Jan PacasFounder and CEO, All G Foods
One billion PET bottles recycled into a second life
Read moreThis is a genuine closed loop recycling solution that reduces the amount of plastic that goes to landfill. It also represents a significant advance in the development of Australia’s circular economy. The project shows decisive leadership and cooperation from major industry leaders, working together to find a higher order use for plastic in the waste hierarchy. We are particularly proud that the first Australian Recycling Investment Fund investment builds Australia’s capacity to generate high value recycled commodities that create an important revenue stream while also reducing carbon emissions.Ian LearmonthCEO, CEFC
Greening our mining and resources sector
Read moreIn developing the Bladevolt battery system our focus has been on meeting the very high safety and operating demands of heavy vehicles used in Australia’s resources sector. With that challenge solved, and the investment backing of the CEFC, we are ready to scale up production and help the mining industry deliver better performance through lower emissions and improved operator safety.Justin BainCEO, 3ME Technology
Landmark investment tackles emissions in chemical manufacturing
Read moreThe CEFC has been instrumental in facilitating the Kooragang Island Decarbonisation Project funding. Having effective emissions reduction technology available is important, but it’s the support and financing from our partners, including the CEFC, that’s critical in allowing us to effectively and efficiently implement this technology across our operations.Sanjeev GandhiOrica Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Explore where we invest
Our finance is creating cleaner, lower cost energy Australia wide, including large and small scale developments, established and emerging technologies as well as innovative energy storage solutions.
Investing in low emissions solutions for infrastructure, manufacturing and property can deliver benefits across the economy, cutting costs, improving efficiency and easing energy network demand.
We’re working to decarbonise key sectors of our economy, creating new opportunities in agriculture, resources and transport alongside leading institutions.
Our special investment programs aim to accelerate the transition to lower emissions across diverse areas of the economy, reflecting Investment Mandate Directions from the Australian Government.
Acknowledgement of Country
The CEFC acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters and culture.
We pay our respects to their Elders – past, present and emerging.