What is a Green Recovery?

If there’s a word we’re all a bit sick of at the moment – other than ‘corona’ – it would have to be ‘unprecedented’. This pandemic has turned our world upside down and challenged us…

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We’re here to help — SAF operations during COVID-19

One of the many benefits SAF can offer our customers is long-term finance for environmental upgrade projects. As such, we need to ensure that we are here for the long-term. The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted…

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Why should installers offer our finance?

It’s a question we get asked a lot from installers and contractors – why should we offer your finance to our customers? How does it help us? And – it’s a fair enough question. We’re…

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2019 in review – a message from our CEO

Sustainable Australia Team

It’s been a huge year for us at the Sustainable Australia Fund. As it draws to a close we wanted to share a quick recap of all that’s happened, say thanks and share some positivity…

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Environmental Upgrade Finance – Explained

This article was originally published by Solar Choice Staff on 11 November, 2019 Established in 2002 and initially called the Sustainable Melbourne Fund, the City of Melbourne developed the fund to finance sustainable initiatives undertaken by buildings

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Our brand new explainer video

Sustainable Australia Fund works with local councils to help Australian businesses upgrade their buildings, unlock savings and become more sustainable. We’re excited to release this video showing how we can help businesses complete building upgrades…

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How an Australian-first environmental protection project used an unlikely ally – worms!

Project Overview Established in 1936, Booth Transport is a family-owned company that provides freight, container and bulk liquid transportation, warehousing, and logistics services nationally. In 2018 Booth Transport commenced an incredibly ambitious environmental protection project

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Media Release: City of Melbourne vision unlocks sustainability across Australia

One of Australia’s most innovative finance structures, established by the City of Melbourne to power investment in environmental outcomes by businesses, is being recapitalised and expanded across Australia.

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Introducing the Sustainable Australia Fund

The Sustainable Melbourne Fund is now the Sustainable Australia Fund

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New energy savings sweep agriculture

energy savings for farmers

Farmers and agricultural businesses across Australia feeling the pinch from rising energy prices are taking action, with support and advice from SMF making the process easy. They are among some of the latest business we’ve been working with to improve their energy productivity through environmental upgrade finance, with some great results….

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