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New Investor reports on Foresight’s new green debt fund, Foresight Renewable Energy Income Fund, which will loan to small-scale wind and solar projects in Australia.
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An Australian Financial Review article reports on reforms proposed by the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO) to extend the life of coal plants, Foresight’s Head of Australia, Kim Nguyen was quoted on her views.
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Financial Standard reports on Foresight’s launch of its first wholesale fund in Australia, Foresight Renewable Energy Income Fund, which offers investors the unique opportunity to access Climate Bond Initiative-certified green debt.
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The Australian Financial Review reports that Foresight’s Renewable Energy Income Fund was recently launched to provide debt financing to smaller-scale solar and wind farms.
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Florence Chong recently covered the imminent launch of the Foresight Renewable Energy Infrastructure Fund, for Investment & Pensions Europe.
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Foresight is soon to open a debt fund targeting AUD$150-$200 million that will invest in smaller-scale renewables projects. The fund size is the perfect ticket size to sell as a bundle to a large institutional investor at the close of the fund’s l...
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Sustainability

Third Party Interactions

As part of our due diligence process, key counterparties must first be analysed, evaluated and scored to be in line with the Sustainability Evaluation Criteria. On a project that may be heavily reliant on contractors, Foresight warrants their comp...
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Environmental Footprint

The environmental footprint of any project, activity or business should be a vital consideration at the forefront of any plan.
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Social Engagement

We are always conscious of our role in the local communities in which our assets operate and the significant effects on the area, our role as an employer and as a good corporate citizen.
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Governance

While infrastructure companies often do not have employees, it is important to evaluate the wider governance framework in the context of the project. Relevant considerations include assessing whether a project is in compliance with relevant laws a...
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Shift towards subsidy free market

The European market for onshore wind projects has been, and still is, going through a major transition as governments in the UK, Germany, France, Spain and Ireland have moved away from fixed or guaranteed subsidies for new projects, in favour of a...
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Sustainable Development Contribution

Our long-term vision for our infrastructure investments is strongly aligned with the fundamental shift towards a decarbonised economy and decentralised energy network.
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